Azerbaijan (78th) has risen 27 places since 2010 to rank 50th for its investment environment. Greater protections are afforded to investors in the way of a stronger insolvency framework and better auditing and reporting standards, and property rights have been strengthened.Read More
Bahrain is 56th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2010, Bahrain has moved down the rankings table by 6 places.
Bahrain performs most strongly in Social Capital and Investment Environment but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Investment Environment.
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