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Economic Freedom Rating in Latin-America

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Chile 78.70
Colombia 70.70
Uruguay 69.30
Peru 67.40
Costa Rica 66.90
Mexico 66.80
El Salvador 66.20
Panama 63.40
Paraguay 62.00
Guatemala 61.20
Nicaragua 58.40
Honduras 57.10
Brazil 56.90
Guyana 55.70
Suriname 54.30
Bolivia 48.40
Ecuador 48.00
Argentina 44.60
Venezuela 36.30

Latin-America: Economic freedom rating

Scores are from 0 to 100, higher scores are more desirable i.e. more conducive to economic growth. The lower the score, the greater the level of government interference in the economy and the less economic freedom a country enjoys.

  • Free 80 - 100;
  • Mostly Free 70 - 79.9;
  • Moderately Free 60 - 69.9;
  • Mostly Unfree 50 to 59.9; and
  • Repressed 0 - 49.9.

Source: The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal


Title: Residential property markets and investments in Latin-America

Description: Opportunities in residential property investment in Latin America. A comparison of Latin American countries on the basis of rental yields, taxes and investment prospects.

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