2016 Prosperity Index


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Baroness Stroud, Chief Executive Officer

Who We Are

Baroness Stroud, Chief Executive Officer

The Legatum Institute is an international think tank and educational charity focused on understanding, measuring, and explaining the journey from poverty to prosperity for individuals, communities and...

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Alexandra Mousavizadeh, Director of the Prosperity Index

Prosperity Index

Alexandra Mousavizadeh, Director of the Prosperity Index

The Legatum Institute's signature annual publication is the Prosperity Index, a unique global assessment of national prosperity based on both wealth and wellbeing.

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Lord O'Shaughnessy, Senior Fellow

Prosperity UK

Lord O'Shaughnessy, Senior Fellow

Prosperity UK aims to understand the hopes and fears of those who have not shared in the gains of globalisation, and to create ideas that will heal Britain’s many...

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Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum

Transitions Forum

Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum

A series of projects, led by Anne Applebaum and Peter Pomerantsev, dedicated to the study of radical political and economic change.

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Shanker Singham, Director of Economic Policy & Prosperity Studies

Economics of Prosperity

Shanker Singham, Director of Economic Policy & Prosperity Studies

This programme examines how countries can become more productive, and how free trade and open, competitive markets can help people of all incomes increase their prosperity.

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Cristina Odone, Director of the Centre for Character & Values

Centre for Character & Values

Cristina Odone, Director of the Centre for Character & Values

A series of initiatives that offer a concept of values that people from different backgrounds can sign up to.

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Hywel Williams, Senior Adviser

The Culture of Prosperity

Hywel Williams, Senior Adviser

Examining the historic and cultural roots of prosperity to better understand the role of culture in our lives today.

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