September 20, 2012
While corruption booms in India, freedom plummets EVEN FURTHER.
India has dropped precipitously from 94th rank out of 141 nations to 111th rank out of 144 nations in the Economic Freedom of the World: 2012 Annual Report co-published by Fraser Institute and over seventy other research institutes of the Economic Freedom Network.
The India summary is available here.
I've extracted the detailed one page data in PDF here.
Summary image (click for larger image).
Note: I must say that the 1980 ranking was clearly defective. It simply doesn't ring true. The rest seem to be broadly OK.
If you found this post useful, then consider subscribing to my blog by email:
Join the Freedom Team of India or become a Freedom Partner.
This is one of India's most popular blogs.
SUBSCRIBE by email:BEFORE YOU COMMENT ON THIS BLOG:
(1) Please make sure you:
(a) have read the Sone Ki Chidiya Total Reform Agenda; and
(b) are an organ donor.
(2) Be aware that any comment that is abusive or does not add value will be rejected.