NZ 3rd for economic freedom

The 2015 Index of Economic as NZ again in 3rd place, but with a slightly higher score. The top 10 are:

  1. Singapore
  2. NZ
  3. Australia
  4. Switzerland
  5. Canada
  6. Chile
  7. Estonia
  8. Mauritius

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NZ does well in most areas. The bottom countries are:

  1. North Korea
  2. Cuba
  3. Zimbabwe
  4. Eritrea

Our individual rankings are:

  • Rule of 1st
  • Size – 146th
  • Regulatory Efficiency – between 3rd and 7th
  • Trade Freedom – 42nd
  • Investment Freedom 23rd
  • Financial Freedom 3rd

So the biggest weakness is the large spending.

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