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Panama ranked # 30 in Economic Freedom in the World

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Hong Kong ranked number 1 out of 141 countires in the world for economic freedom. Panama ranked number 30. Economic freedom effects unemployment rates, GNP, bond ratings, local currency and many other important economic factors.

This ranking is from The Fraser Institute's highly respected World Economic Freedom: 2010 Annual Report

Venezuela - Low marks on economic freedom

According to the “Economic Freedom of the World: 2010 Annual Report,” prepared by the Fraser Institute of Canada, Venezuela is ranked 138 out of 141 countries in terms of economic freedom. Lack of protection for property rights is one of the main reasons that Venezuela ranks barely above Angola, Myanmar and Zimbabwe. (September 2010)

Here is the Top 30 countdown, starting with Panama:

Panama 30
Hungary 28
El Salvador 28
Costa Rica 27
Kuwait 24
Japan 24
Germany 24
Georgia 23
Taiwan 22
Netherlands 21
Cyprus 20
Finland 19
Bahrain 18
Slovak Republic 16
Luxembourg 16
Austria 15
Denmark 14
United Arab Emirates 12
Estonia 12
Ireland 11
United Kingdom 10
Mauritius 9
Australia 8
Canada 7
United States 6
Chile 5
Switzerland 4
New Zealand 3
Singapore 2
Hong Kong 1


Last Updated on Thursday, 30 September 2010 16:45  
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