"More than two decades ago, there was a discussion in Sweden about entering the eurozone. Sweden's economic situation was not so optimistic about the proposition. However, it took 20 years for Swedes to become a leader of EU development among high-income countries and have cut their debt to the GDP in half. Has the decision to stay outside of the single currency area been connected to these events?" asks Marcin Lipka, Conotoxia senior analyst.