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Mauritius Tops Index of Economic Freedom Ranking in Africa

Written by Lova Rakotomalala On 17 January 2014 @ 9:37 am | 2 Comments

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the 2013 Index of economic Freedom in Africa via Heritage Foundation - Public Domain [1]

the 2013 Index of economic Freedom in Africa via Heritage Foundation – Public Domain

The Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal published the latest Index of Economic Freedom [2]and Mauritius ranks highest among African nations [3] [fr]. It also ranks in the top ten worldwide. The index cites the following reasons [4] for Mauritius high ranking:

Efficient and transparent regulations underpin a dynamic entrepreneurial environment and support diversified economic development

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[1] Image: http://www.heritage.org/index/images/book/2013/region-web-map-SSA-large.jpg

[2] Index of Economic Freedom : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Index_of_Economic_Freedom

[3] highest among African nations: http://economie.jeuneafrique.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=21125

[4] following reasons: http://www.heritage.org/index/press-release-sub-saharan-africa

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