2018

World Justice Project – Rule of Law Index 2017

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The World Justice Project (WJP) – Rule of Law Index provides original and impartial data on how the public experience the influence and authority of law within a nation or society. The Rule of Law performance of a country is determined through 44 subfactors and categorized in to eight main themes: Constraints on Government Powers: […]

2018

Worldwide Governance Indicators

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World Governance Indicators (WGI) is a research dataset summarizing the views on the quality of governance provided by a large number of enterprises, citizens and expert survey respondents in industrial and developing countries. These data are gathered from a number of survey institutes, think tanks, non-government organizations, international organizations and private sector firms. The WGI […]

2018

Open Budget Index

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The Open Budget Survey is part of the International Budget Partnership’s Open Budget Initiative, a global research and advocacy program to promote public access to budget information and the adoption of accountable budget systems. It assesses the three components of a budget accountability system: public availability of budget information; opportunities for the public to participate […]

2018

Economic Freedom Index

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The Economic Freedom Index (EFI) measures the protection and value of the individual’s liberty to pursue his own economic interests. It assesses the countries in 12 specific categories that are grouped into four main pillars that affect economic freedom: Rule of Law (property rights, government integrity, judicial effectiveness) Government Size (government spending, tax burden, fiscal health) Regulatory […]

2018

Ease of Doing Business Index

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Created by World Bank, the Ease of Doing Business (EoDB) Index provides rankings that show better regulations for businesses and stronger protections of property rights. It covers 10 sub-indicators: Starting a business Dealing with construction permits Getting electricity Registering property Getting credit Protecting investors Paying taxes Trading across borders Enforcing contracts Resolving insolvency Aside from […]

2018

Global Competitiveness Index

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The Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) measures the set of institutions, policies, and factors that determine the current productivity and potential economic growth of a country. This basically means that the higher the competitiveness of a country’s economy, the higher probability of progress throughout the succeeding years. The index endeavors to take into account countries’ different […]

2018

Corruption Perceptions Index

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The CPI scores and ranks countries/territories based on how corrupt a country’s public sector is perceived to be by experts and business executives. It is a composite index, a combination of 13 surveys and assessments of corruption, collected by a variety of reputable institutions. The CPI is the most widely used indicator of corruption worldwide. […]