Who are the Most Prosperous Countries in the World?

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What’s the difference between being rich and being prosperous? Did you know that it’s not the same? The countries that prosper share wealth among its citizens. The Legatum Institute releases annual Prosperity Index. Legatum Institute is a London-based organization that measures prosperity using these measures: economic growth, business environment and opportunities, effective … Read more

What Countries Have the Most Economic Freedom?

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  Since 1995, the Index of Economic Freedom https://www.heritage.org/index/ranking?version=406 started to be an annual report by The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal. The Index draws its inspiration from economist Adam Smith and references to his book, “The Wealth of Nations,” to measure his theories concerning economic freedom, liberty, and prosperity. The Index … Read more

What are the Most Corrupt Countries In the World?

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  Corruption continues to be pervasive around the world. More than two-thirds of the world’s governments have a serious corruption problem. From rigged election results, blatant bribery, to embezzling of public funds to intimidating and murdering journalists and political opponents – unethical dealings are common across nations. The world’s most corrupt nations … Read more