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Best—and Worst—For Immigrants

Best—and Worst—For Immigrants

Where are the best and worst places to be an immigrant? The 2014 Legatum Prosperity Index™ has the answers.

Finding What Works: Building Reform Coalitions in Brazil
Events
Finding What Works: Building Reform Coalitions in Brazil
What Putin Wants, Putin (Usually) Gets
Commentary
What Putin Wants, Putin (Usually) Gets
The Risks of Putting Germany Front and Center in Europe’s Crises
Commentary
The Risks of Putting Germany Front and Center in Europe’s Crises
Nothing is True and Everything is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia
Events
Nothing is True and Everything is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia
Character and Values in Society and Education
Events
Character and Values in Society and Education
Theresa May MP for Women2Win
Events
Theresa May MP for Women2Win
What does prosperity mean to you?

In the lead up to the launch of the 2014 Legatum Prosperity IndexTM, we asked some well-known (and some less well-known) faces to come up with a definition of prosperity in less than 2 minutes.
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Events

Global Trade: The Beginnings

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Mar

2015

Global Trade: The Beginnings

Coming Soon

5

Mar

2015

Battling Russian Propaganda: On the Front Line of Ukraine’s Information War

6

Mar

2015

Thieves of State: Why Corruption Threatens Global Security

12

Mar

2015

Whatever Happened to Compassionate Conservatism?

16

Mar

2015

The Shadow Economy—Impact on Innovation, East and West

19

Mar

2015

Is the Modern State Killing Scientific Creativity?

30

Mar

2015

Boris Johnson launches Vision of Capitalism Series

20

May

2015

2015 Africa Prosperity Summit: Promoting Wealth and Wellbeing

Publications

Mettlesome Merchants and Rapacious Rulers

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The history of trade is one of merchants bending the rules. Governments would be wise to let them, writes Stephen Clarke, Research Analyst at the Legatum ...

Best—and Worst—For Immigrants

Monday, March 02, 2015

Where are the best and worst places to be an immigrant? The 2014 Legatum Prosperity Index™ has the answers.

Best—and Worst—for Women

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Gallup data shows how women feel about the quality of the health and education services in their countries and about their personal safety. By combining these ...

Jordanians Unite in Mourning. Why Can't Egyptians Do the Same?

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Along with sadness, grief, and anger, there was another emotion I felt when I heard the news of the horrible death of Lt. Muath al-Kasasbeh: namely, envy. I ...

Can Venezuela’s Opposition Get Its Act Together?

Monday, February 09, 2015

There are two opposing narratives about Venezuela's bruised and battered opposition. The first version is mostly negative: The members of the opposition are ...

A New Generation Takes to the Streets in Burma

Monday, February 09, 2015

The fighting peacock rides again. That long-standing symbol of the Burmese student movement, an emblem of resistance to authoritarian rule, once again adorns ...