Alexander Hammond writes for CapX
Alexander argues the paper provides evidence that the freer an economy is, the more prosperous and healthy the nation is. Alexander said: “Average incomes in the freest (i.e. most capitalist) quartile of countries are more than 8.5 times higher than average incomes in the least free quartile ($50,619 and $5,911, respectively.) Indeed, the gap between the freest and least free economies is so vast that the average incomes of the poorest 10% of people in the freest economies are more than twice average incomes in the least free nations”.
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