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The question now is whether popular protests and uprisings will sweep through the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and possibly spread to authoritarian regimes in other regions. It is safe to say that vulnerabilities exist in many countries, but assessing whether popular discontent will translate into a serious challenge to a regime is problematic. Indices. EIU Risk rating. About Maplecroft. Algeria Maplecroft’s in-depth Country Risk Report on Algeria offers high-level analysis of the governance framework, the regulatory and business environment, political violence, human rights and society.
Protests in Algiers on 22 January 2011 turned violent after riot police began to forcibly disperse demonstrators, resulting in 32 injured. Approximately 300 people had gathered to participate in the protests, amid discontent over rising food prices and continuing unemployment. Throughout January, similar protests have occurred both in Algiers and across the provinces. With protests in Algeria following the formation of a new unity government in Tunisia and the departure of Tunisia’s president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali on 18 January, speculation is mounting over the possibility of similar regime change taking place in Algeria. Herfindahl-Index. Cost of Living Index By Country. S 2010 Cost of Living survey highlights. Relative stability in the Americas, but multiple factors influence ranking shifts In the Americas, cities in South America are the most expensive for expatriates. Living in some cities, particularly those in Brazil, became cheaper because of the US dollar's strengthening against local currencies.
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Countries across Southern Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Middle East have benefited, while those in wind-heavy regions such as Northern Europe, and particularly the Nordics, have slipped down. Top 10 shuffle Japan replaces the UK in fourth place thanks to its rapidly growing solar markets, thriving offshore sector and proactivity in addressing infrastructure barriers. The UK continues to be hampered by political infighting and mixed policy measures. A series of offshore wind project cancellations also helped take it down to fifth place. Statistics. Vision of Humanity. Geert Hofstede Cultural Dimensions. Environmental Performance Index 2010: Home. The Global Competitiveness Index Analyzer 2010-2011. Country Risk. Ratings Sovereigns Ratings List. International - the global coalition against corruption.
With governments committing huge sums to tackle the world's most pressing problems, from the instability of financial markets to climate change and poverty, corruption remains an obstacle to achieving much needed progress.
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The Report series remains the most comprehensive assessment of national competitiveness worldwide. TheGlobal Competitiveness Report 2013-2014assesses the competitiveness landscape of 148 economies, providing insight into the drivers of their productivity and prosperity. The Report series remains the most comprehensive assessment of national competitiveness worldwide.Download full ReportCountry rankings: PDF | ExcelCountry highlightsSustainable CompetitivenessData PlatformSee our Partner InstitutesPress releases: English | عربي I Español I Français I Deutsch I Português I 日本語 I 中文Join the...