The world has rushed to embrace the market economy, according to the conventional wisdom. However, new indices measuring economic freedom, published by the Fraser Institute, Freedom House and the Heritage Foundation, suggest that capitalisms recent victories may be tenuous.
|Other Independent Review articles by John R. Hanson II|
|Winter 2008||Global Migration and the World Economy: Two Centuries of Policy and Performance|
|Spring 2003||Against the Dead Hand: The Uncertain Struggle for Global Capitalism|
|Spring 2000||Prosperity and Economic Freedom: A Virtuous Cycle|