THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2016

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Harriet Maltby writes for CapX that Scotland's prosperity depends on the Un...

Harriet Maltby | 21 March 2017

Harriet says an independent Scotland may succeed. Brexit Britain may flounder. We cannot predict the future. However, we can say with confidence that Scotland’s path to pros...

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Harriet Maltby | 17 March 2017

Much has been made of Scotland’s likeness to successful small, homogenous nations like New Zealand in the independence debate. Proponents of the potential of North Sea oil reserves even liken the future success of an indepe...

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03 November 2016

Europe has long been a region of stability and prosperity; its citizens are among the healthiest, wealthiest, and safest in the world. Globally, 15 of the top 20 countries are European: Norway (second) leads Western Europe, w...

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03 November 2016

Britain is flourishing, helped by a world-class performance in transforming wealth into prosperity. However, prosperity created is not prosp...

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03 November 2016

Rapid economic and social change breeds uncertainty and fear that populists can exploit.

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03 November 2016

In 2001 Jim O’Neill, then chief economist at Goldman Sachs, coined the famous acronym BRICs, referring to Brazil, Russia, India, and China...

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03 November 2016

Standing in Hull, it is hard to imagine the UK as the third-best deliverer of prosperity in the world. Wa...

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03 November 2016

A warning from ItalyLooking out across the chaotically corrupt Eternal City, Marcus Tullius Cicero gave v...

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