The Legatum Institute is a London-based think-tank with a global vision: to see all people lifted out of poverty.

Our mission is to create the pathways from poverty to prosperity, by fostering Open Economies, Inclusive Societies and Empowered People.

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The Legatum Institute is a London-based think-tank with a global vision: to see all people lifted out of poverty. Our mission is to create the pathways from poverty to prosperity, by fostering Open Economies, Inclusive Societies and Empowered People.

We do this in three ways:

Our Centre for Metrics which create indexes and datasets to measure and explain how poverty and prosperfty are changing.

Our Research Programmes which analyse the many complex drivers of poverty and prosperity at the local, national and global level.
Our Practical Programmes which identify the actions required to enable transformational change.

The Legatum Institute is a London-based think-tank with a global vision: to see all people lifted out of poverty. Our mission is to create the pathways from poverty to prosperity, by fostering Open Economies, Inclusive Societies and Empowered People.

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Report

6 December 2019

Global Index of Economic Openness

Economic Openness: India Case Study

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Report

9 October 2019

Global Index of Economic Openness

Economic Openness: Indonesia Case Study

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Report

8 October 2019

Central and Eastern European Prosperity

2019 Central and Eastern Europe Prosperity Report

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7 November 2019

Cultural Transformation

Baroness O’Neill to discuss trust at the Legatum Institute

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Commentary

24 September 2019

Global Index of Economic Openness

Economic Openness in Romania: the opportunities, challenges and risks

Commentary

Commentary

2 September 2019

African Prosperity

World Economic Forum on Africa

Commentary

Report

29 July 2019

Social Metrics Commission

Measuring Poverty 2019 – A report of the Social Metrics Commission

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Report

18 July 2019

Prosperity Index,United States Prosperity

The United States Prosperity Index

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27 June 2019

Cultural Transformation

John Anderson talks civility at the Legatum Institute

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