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"The missing data, at this point, regards where each country is in its epidemic. If Sweden were to be a third of the way through, or about halfway to herd immunity, and other countries far behind, then having somewhat higher death rates in the spring might be a reasonable price to pay, rather than get them in the summer or fall or next winter, along with flu and other seasonal ailments."

1. Sweden has suffered nearly as much economically as it's neighbors.
2. Herd immunity might not be a thing with COVID (as with many coronaviruses, the antibodies may not stick around long enough).

So best case, Sweden suffered a lot more deaths and still suffered economically. Worst case, they suffered a lot more deaths, still suffered economically, and are in no better shape regarding immunity than anyone else.
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