‘food for thought’ …
Economic freedom is a crucial component of liberty. It empowers people to work, produce, consume, own, trade, and invest according to their personal choices.
… for anyone considering expatriating to another country – such as: Costa Rica, Panama, Belize or other 3rd world country, please review carefully their Index of Economic Freedom! No need to go from the frying pan into the fire.
For your inner geek, you can view the entire data here:
2014 2015 2016 Index of Economic Freedom