People who live in freer societies earn more money, live longer lives and enjoy higher levels of happiness.
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In the vast South Asia region, only Bhutan escaped growing repression since 2019.
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The Modi government has significantly diminished the level of personal freedom in the country.
January 2, 2020 8:15AM
The index spotlights fundamental rights such as freedom of speech, religion, association and assembly.
December 18, 2019 1:20AM
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There’s no need to wait for EU membership to increase the level of freedom in these countries.
October 24, 2019 12:28PM
Appeasing Beijing can come with financial and reputational costs.