Q. The Economic Freedom of the World report is released by which of the following?

[A] Fraser Institute

[B] World Bank

[C] World Economic Forum

[D] The Heritage Foundation

Answer: A

The Fraser Institute produces the annual Economic Freedom of the World report in cooperation with the Economic Freedom Network, a group of independent research and educational institutes in nearly 100 countries and territories.  

It’s the world’s premier measurement of economic freedom, measuring and ranking countries in five areas:  

  • size of the government,  
  • legal structure and security of property rights,  
  • access to sound money,  
  • freedom to trade internationally and regulation of credit,  
  • labour and business. 

Source: The Hindu