THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2021

Creating the Pathways from Poverty to Prosperity

Spotlights

Why a strong social contract is the best means of tackling systemic corruption

16 November 2020

Forging a strong social contract is integral to successful national socio-economic development. The extent to which governments are able to provide both effective and legitima...

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16 November 2020

Establishing the conditions required for sustained economic growth is a colossal undertaking for any nation. However, such growth has been proven to be the single most effective tool for alleviating poverty.

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16 November 2020

The process of national development entails more than GDP growth. For nations to truly succeed, they must create the socio-economic conditions in which their populations are able to fulfil their potential and make their own, ...

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25 November 2019

The Inclusive Societies domain of the Prosperity Index captures the strengths and weaknesses of institutions, exploring the formal and infor...

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25 November 2019

Prosperity is much more than material wealth; it also encompasses welfare, security, freedom, and opportunity. But without an open and compe...

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25 November 2019

The Prosperity Index captures the quality of people’s lived experiences and the features that enable individuals to reach their full poten...

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