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Switzerland Ranked The Most Economically Free Nation in Europe by Etienne Kiss-Borlase

Switzerland Ranked The Most Economically Free Nation in Europe

According to an annual index conducted by the Heritage Foundation—an American conservative think tank—Switzerland is currently the most economically free country in Europe. Their 2016 Index of Economic Freedom put Switzerland in fourth place in the overall rankings, just behind Hong Kong, Singapore, and New Zealand. It was also one of only five countries, along with Australia, to qualify for their economically “free” status (which required a score… Read more →