Table 2

The sources used for governance data


Business Environment Risk Intelligence

Columbia University

The Economist Intelligence Unit

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Freedom House

Gallup International

Global Insight's DRI/McGraw-Hill

Heritage Foundation / Wall Street Journal

Institute for Management and Development


Political Risk Services


Reporters Without Borders

State Department / Amnesty international

World Bank

World Economic Forum

World Markets Research Center

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