2008 Index of Economic Freedom

The 2008 edition of this popular title.

Price: £12.00

Published by the Heritage Foundation and the IEA, the Index of Economic Freedom is an annual publication which seeks to quantify levels of economic freedom across the world and thereby offer insight into the policy choices needed to increase economic development and human progress.

This is achieved through a comparative analysis of the performance of a 162 countries, on a number of rankings such as the level of investment freedom, trade freedom and government spending.

Context for the full index is provided by a dedicated 'country page', which details the performance of each country, providing a qualitative overview of current challenges and looking at the countries performance over time.

The index is prefaced with three essays whic