United States Drops to 7th in WEF’s Global Competitiveness Index

http://freedomwat.ch/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/wef-ranking-2012.jpg

“The United States dropped from 3rd place to 10th place since 2000 according to Economic Freedom of the World.  The U.S. also has dropped to 10th place in the Index of Economic Freedom, and is now ranked only as a ‘mostly free’ nation. Some people dismiss these pieces of data because the two rankings are considered to reflect a pro-free market bias.  But the folks at the World Economic Forum surely can’t be pigeonholed as a bunch of libertarians.  The United States took the top spot in the WEF’s Global Competitiveness Index as recently as 2007 and 2008, but has now dropped to 7th place.”

http://danieljmitchell.wordpress.com/2012/09/05/another-dismal-assessment-of-obamanomics-united-states-drops-to-7th-in-wefs-global-competitiveness-index/

Related posts:

Get Your Money Out: “All Legal Bank Deposit Protections Are Now Officially Gone”
Did Romney disqualify himself by accepting foreign cash?
GOP Suing to Keep Third Parties Off Ballot in November
What's Behind the Swiss Gearing Up for Major Unrest Throughout Europe?
Nigel Farage: EU wants to steal money from Cypriots bank accounts
India Trade Deficit Deteriorates As Gold Imports Soar 138%
Perpetual Travel (PT) And Entrepreneurial Anonymity With Steve Michaels
WSJ: White House Preparing Bernanke's Replacement
Govt wants all cars to track driver behavior, seatbelt usage and more
Safety Statistics Are Not to Be Ignored, Especially Not in Oil Transport
Subpoenaed CEO: You’ll use Bitcoin without even knowing it
Obama Pushes Nations Into World War 3
Second Bitcoin Miner After Satoshi Shares His Experience
A Cop’s “Job”: Kill Without Cause or Consequences
Introducing the newest tactic for governments to raise cash