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Charitable Donations Infographic

Charitable Donations Infographic

The Legatum Prosperity Index™ reveals the countries where people donated the most—and least—to charity in the last year.

Best—and Worst—For Immigrants
Commentary
Best—and Worst—For Immigrants
Finding What Works: Building Reform Coalitions in Brazil
Events
Finding What Works: Building Reform Coalitions in Brazil
What Putin Wants, Putin (Usually) Gets
Commentary
What Putin Wants, Putin (Usually) Gets
The Risks of Putting Germany Front and Center in Europe’s Crises
Commentary
The Risks of Putting Germany Front and Center in Europe’s Crises
Character and Values in Society and Education
Events
Character and Values in Society and Education
Theresa May MP for Women2Win
Events
Theresa May MP for Women2Win
What does prosperity mean to you?

In the lead up to the launch of the 2014 Legatum Prosperity IndexTM, we asked some well-known (and some less well-known) faces to come up with a definition of prosperity in less than 2 minutes.
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Events

Battling Russian Propaganda: On the Front Line of Ukraine’s Information War

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Mar

2015

Battling Russian Propaganda: On the Front Line of Ukraine’s Information War

Coming Soon

6

Mar

2015

Thieves of State: Why Corruption Threatens Global Security

12

Mar

2015

Whatever Happened to Compassionate Conservatism?

16

Mar

2015

The Shadow Economy—Impact on Innovation, East and West

19

Mar

2015

Is the Modern State Killing Scientific Creativity?

30

Mar

2015

Boris Johnson launches Vision of Capitalism Series

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Apr

2015

Why the World Went Dutch

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May

2015

2015 Africa Prosperity Summit: Promoting Wealth and Wellbeing

Publications

Reasons to Celebrate International Women's Day in the UK

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

The vast majority of women in the UK feel free, safe, and more satisfied, writes Joana Alfaiate, Research Analyst at the Legatum Institute (Huffington Post)

Mettlesome Merchants and Rapacious Rulers

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The history of trade is one of merchants bending the rules. Governments would be wise to let them, writes Stephen Clarke, Research Analyst at the Legatum ...

Charitable Donations Infographic

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The Legatum Prosperity Index™ reveals the countries where people donated the most—and least—to charity in the last year.

Jordanians Unite in Mourning. Why Can't Egyptians Do the Same?

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Along with sadness, grief, and anger, there was another emotion I felt when I heard the news of the horrible death of Lt. Muath al-Kasasbeh: namely, envy. I ...

Can Venezuela’s Opposition Get Its Act Together?

Monday, February 09, 2015

There are two opposing narratives about Venezuela's bruised and battered opposition. The first version is mostly negative: The members of the opposition are ...

A New Generation Takes to the Streets in Burma

Monday, February 09, 2015

The fighting peacock rides again. That long-standing symbol of the Burmese student movement, an emblem of resistance to authoritarian rule, once again adorns ...