Summary - A review of the surplus target
The Surplus Target Committee (Fi 2015:06), appointed
by the Riksdag, was tasked with reviewing the target for general government net lending. An overall political agreement on a new surplus target, a debt anchor and stronger follow-up was presented by the Committee on 30 June 2016. On 30 September 2016, the Committee presented its full proposals in its final report. This is a summary of the final report.