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World Values Survey. Online Data Sources. Online Data Sources Political Governance Stability. Human Security Index. Democracy Ranking. Investing Across Borders - World Bank Group. Business Environment Snapshots - The World Bank Group. 4Good ESG Ratings - FTSE. World Justice Project. Euro, EUR, Prediction and volatility data table. Ranking of economies. ViewsWire. Tunisia's and Egypt's authoritarian leaders have been toppled.


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. Any efforts to quantify a given country's vulnerability are by nature imprecise. Nonetheless, as a rough guide to which countries could see similar upheaval to that of the past few weeks, the Economist Intelligence Unit has developed an index for the vulnerability of autocratic regimes to political revolt. The index covers 55 countries, including the two—Tunisia and Egypt—where revolution has just occurred. The recent momentous events have been extraordinary in several respects.

Conditions for political revolts Long-serving geriatric leaders are another common feature. Why now? 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.

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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. Herfindahl-Index. Der Herfindahl-Index (nach Orris Clemens Herfindahl, 1918–1972) auch: Hirschman-Index oder Herfindahl-Hirschman-Index genannt (Abkürzung: HHI, Zeichen: ), ist die am häufigsten benutzte Kennzahl zur Konzentrationsmessung (zum Beispiel in einem Markt). von Produzenten auf, die das Erzeugnis herstellen.


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. Other cities became more expensive. The cost of living in some, like Buenos Aires and Caracas, rose due to high inflation. Others, like Mexico City, are facing a strong rental market. Beyond GDP - International Initiative. EIU democracy index. Country risk. World Economic Forum-Global Enabling Trade. Transformation: Status Index. Index Werte zum Status der politischen und wirtschaftlichen Transformation sowie zum Transformationsmanagement.

Transformation: Status Index

Atlas Der interaktive Zugang zu den quantitativen und qualitativen Bewertungen aller Ausgaben seit 2006. Ländergutachten 129 detaillierte Gutachten bilden die Datengrundlage. Gelungene Transformationsprozesse zu rechtsstaatlicher Demokratie und sozialpolitisch flankierter Marktwirtschaft geschehen in jeder Region der Welt. Transformation: Management Index. Index of Economic Freedom: Link Between Economic Opportunity and Prosperity. Predictions and volatility. Renewable Energy Attractiveness Indices.

Aggressive targets, sustained support levels and efforts to open up the market to foreign investors have launched China to the top of the index again.

Renewable Energy Attractiveness Indices

The Government is keen to attract private investment, opening the doors for a wider range of stakeholders to participate in the significant growth still expected across the country’s renewables sector. China already dominates onshore wind and utility-scale solar PV, and is now setting its sights on others, such as offshore wind, tidal and distributed solar. US caught in a jam Meanwhile, congressional gridlock is creating uncertainty for investors and developers, hampering progress in the US. Despite this, the market’s significant investment and deployment potential keeps it in second place. Top ten reshuffle The UK and India switch places to seventh and sixth places respectively. Europe’s ups and downs Spain and Italy, however, fall to 15th and 22nd places, respectively. New market, old news. 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.

International - the global coalition against corruption

The 2010 Corruption Perceptions Index shows that nearly three quarters of the 178 countries in the index score below five, on a scale from 10 (highly clean) to 0 (highly corrupt). These results indicate a serious corruption problem. To address these challenges, governments need to integrate anti-corruption measures in all spheres, from their responses to the financial crisis and climate change to commitments by the international community to eradicate poverty.

Transparency International advocates stricter implementation of the UN Convention against Corruption, the only global initiative that provides a framework for putting an end to corruption. Human Development Reports (HDR) – United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) World Economic Forum - Global Competitiveness Report. The Global Competitiveness Report 2013 - 2014 The Global Competitiveness Report 2013-2014 assesses the competitiveness landscape of 148 economies, providing insight into the drivers of their productivity and prosperity.

World Economic Forum - Global Competitiveness Report

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... Post date: September 3, 2013.