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Iran Rises in Prosperity Index

By John Lee. Iran has risen one place in this year’s Legatum Institute Prosperity Index, ranking in 117th place out of the 149 countries measured. The index ranks countries according to its nine pillars of prosperity: Economic Quality, Business Environment, Governance, Personal Freedom, Social Capital, Safety and Security, Education, Health and Natural Environment. Despite the […]

Iran Up (Slightly) in Prosperity Index

By John Lee. Iran has risen one place in this year’s Legatum Institute Prosperity Index, ranking in 117th place out of the 149 countries measured. The index ranks countries according to its nine pillars of prosperity: Economic Quality, Business Environment, Governance, Personal Freedom, Social Capital, Safety and Security, Education, Health and Natural Environment. According to […]

Video: After the Elections: What’s Next for Iran?

From The Legatum Institute. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The Legatum Institute‘s ‘Iran Series’ hosted a panel discussion that analysed the results of the country’s recent elections and what to expect next. Speakers included: Sanam Vakil, lecturer in Middle East Studies, […]

Iran Improves in Prosperity Index

By John Lee. Iran has risen one place in this year’s Legatum Institute Prosperity Index, ranking in 106th place out of the 142 countries measured. The index ranks countries in eight categories including economic success, opportunity, health, and personal freedom. Norway finishes highest on the annual Prosperity Index for the seventh year in a row, […]