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29 Oct, 2013, 00:01 GMT Legatum Prosperity Index™: Global Prosperity Rising While US and UK Economies Decline

Norway leads world in 2013, as global prosperity continues to rise. US & UK suffer falling economic performance. Legatum Institute reveals its '20:20 ...


30 Oct, 2012, 00:01 GMT Latest Legatum Prosperity Index™: American Dream at Risk in Key Election Year

Full release available at: http://www.prosperity.com US drops out of global prosperity 'top ten' for the first time, and falls eight places in...


30 Oct, 2012, 00:01 GMT Latest Legatum Prosperity Index™: American Dream at Risk in Key Election Year

Full release available at: http://www.prosperity.com US drops out of global prosperity 'top ten' for the first time, and falls eight places in...


08 Nov, 2011, 13:00 GMT Uruguay Leads Latin America in Global Prosperity Rankings Ahead of Chile, Costa Rica; Nicaragua and Honduras Worst in Region

Uruguay and Chile lead the Latin American continent in a new study assessing wealth and quality of life in 110 countries worldwide. Norway, Denmark,...


08 Nov, 2011, 04:00 GMT Australia Rises to 3rd Place in Legatum Prosperity Index; Singapore Leads Economic Rankings; Japan 21st; China 52nd

A new study ranks Australia 3rd and New Zealand 4th out of 110 countries in a worldwide assessment of wealth and quality of life. Norway and Denmark...


03 Nov, 2011, 07:00 GMT U.K. Ranks 13th in Global Prosperity Index - Ahead of Germany and France

A new study ranks the U.K. 13th out of 110 countries in a worldwide assessment of wealth and quality of life. Norway, Denmark, and Australia lead the ...


12 Jan, 2011, 06:06 GMT Dr. Jeffrey Gedmin zum Geschäftsführer des Legatum Institute ernannt

- Er wird Initiativen zur Förderung der Freiheit sowie zu einem breiten Verständnis des globalen Wohlstandes führen Der Vorstand des Legatum...


11 Jan, 2011, 15:12 GMT Dr. Jeffrey Gedmin Appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Legatum Institute

- Will Lead Initiatives to Promote Liberty and an Expansive Understanding of Global Prosperity The Board of Directors of the Legatum Institute...