Rosemarie Fike

Instructor of Economics, Texas Christian University

Rosemarie Fike is an Instructor of Economics at Texas Christian University. She received her doctorate in Economics at Florida State University, and an M.A. in Economics at George Mason University. Her research examines the effects that economic institutions have on the lives of women. Her work has been published in the Journal of Economic Education, and in outlets such as The Hill and Roll Call.

Recent Research by Rosemarie Fike

— Sep 15, 2016
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Economic Freedom of the World: 2016 Annual Report

The Economic Freedom of the World: 2016 Annual Report is the world’s premier measurement of economic freedom, ranking countries based on five areas: size of government, legal structure and security of property rights, access to sound money, freedom to trade internationally, and regulation of credit, labour and business. This year’s report compares 159 countries and territories. In this year’s ranking, which is based on 2014 data, Hong Kong is again number one, Canada is tied for fifth, and the United States ranked 16th for the second year in a row.