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09.11.2020Analysis

Freedom to Trade Internationally: 10 Years Freedom Barometer

Even though the threat of protectionism remains on the global stage, with populist rhetoric and trade wars between the USA and China, Europe mostly seems committed to the values of free trade. All...

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Freedom Barometer - Freedom to Trade Internationally
09.11.2020Analysis

Regulation of Credit, Labour and Business: 10 Years Freedom Barometer

Business regulation is an important part of the overall business environment since it has significant influence on entrepreneurial activities. Business regulation can either promote competition and...

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Freedom Barometer - Regulation of Credit, Labour and Business
09.11.2020Analysis

German Reunification, 30 Years Later: A Success Story

The situation in East Germany is far better than many believe, although one does have to look closely. This does not mean no further effort is required

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generation aufbruch
09.11.2020Analysis

ДИПФЕЙКИ И ДЕЗИНФОРМАЦИЯ

Применение искусственного интеллекта (ИИ) играет все более важную роль в нашем обществе, но новые возможности этой технологии идут рука об руку с новыми рисками. Одним из таких рисков является...

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Disinformation hands
09.11.2020Analysis

Political Freedom: 10 Years of Freedom Barometer

A decade of measuring freedom by the Freedom Barometer Index was a decade of decline in political freedom. The wave of building, strengthening, and shaping liberal and democratic societies all over...

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Freedom Barometer - Political Freedom Overview
09.11.2020Analysis

Free and Fair Elections: 10 Years of Freedom Barometer

The role of elections as an institution whose aim is to protect, strengthen, and foster democracy has been increasingly and continuously undermined for years in many of the countries Freedom...

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Freedom Barometer - Free and Fair Elections
09.11.2020Analysis

Absence of Unconstitutional Veto Players: 10 Years Freedom Barometer

Though the name of this political-freedom indicator suggests absence, the trajectories of the data below show an increased presence of Unconstitutional Veto Players all over Europe. Before we...

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Freedom Barometer - Absence of Unconstitutional Veto Players
09.11.2020Analysis

Press Freedom: 10 Years Freedom Barometer

Despite these words of Mahatma Gandhi, according to the data trajectories on the graph below and events and developments over the last ten years, it seems that this precious privilege is only granted...

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Freedom Barometer - Press Freedom
09.11.2020Analysis

Rule of Law Freedom: 10 Years Freedom Barometer

The rule of law is a cornerstone of the European way of life. It is mentioned as one of the most important among the ‘Copenhagen criteria’ for EU membership. Compliance with the rule of law is also...

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Freedom Barometer - Rule of Law Freedom
09.11.2020Analysis

Independence of the Judiciary: 10 Years Freedom Barometer

The weak point of the rule of law is that almost everywhere the judiciary is dependent on extra-legal influences, be it from the executive or legislative branch of government, or various interest...

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Freedom Barometer - Independence of the Judiciary

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