Australia: Investing Down Under
with No Comments

Australia’s five-year annualized return was 24.10% compared to 14.98% for the MSCI EAFE and 6.19% for the S&P 500.

Foreign Freedom Investing 2006
with No Comments

On average, international stocks appreciate more than US stocks, and stocks in countries with the most economic freedom appreciate more than the international average.

The United States – Land Of The Free
with No Comments

“A wise and frugal government shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned.” – Jefferson

O Canada, The True North Strong and Free!
with No Comments

Canada is the one major country that is not included in the EAFE (Europe, Australia, and Far East) foreign index. Not only are they good neighbors but a good investment.

The French Kiss Of Death
with No Comments

French labor laws have made doing business in France with French employees very unattractive.

The Guillotine Of French Economic Freedom
with No Comments

Although the French gave us the word ‘entrepreneur,’ it’s a wonder the term isn’t obsolete in French.

Germany: Worst Economic Weakness May Be Over
with No Comments

Reunification of the country has put a drag on economic growth.

Salzburg: Seasoned With White Gold
with No Comments

The value of salt in ancient time was enormous.

Austria And The Road Back From Serfdom
with No Comments

Hayek wrote, “More harm and misery have been caused by men determined to use coercion to stamp out a moral evil than by men intent on doing evil.”

Italian Mafia Coming to America Soon
with No Comments

Italy reminds us that governmental solutions can be worse than private sector problems.

Italian Communists And Beautiful Girls
with No Comments

Hard work can’t always overcome Italian bureaucracy.

Country Specific Investing Pays Dividends
with No Comments

During 2002-2004, iShares of the ten economically freest countries outperformed the index by 5.43% each year.

Investments In China
with No Comments

Baring a real people’s revolution, it will take until 2050 for China to complete their slow march to free markets.

Economic Freedom Part 2: Let Freedom Ka-Ching
with No Comments

We find the Heritage study useful, both to refute other presidential candidate’s claims that governmental coercion will make us richer economically, and also to help us find those countries where investment actually would make us richer.

Economic Freedom Part 1: Invest In Countries With Economic Freedom
with No Comments

Each year since 1994 the Heritage Foundation has used a systematic, empirical measurement of economic freedom in countries throughout the world.

Foreign Trade Not Aid Encourages Freedom Abroad
with No Comments

The amount of money involved in foreign aid is often large enough to politicize the economic life of a small country and lead to massive graft, corruption, and waste.

Will The U.S. Go The Way Of Japan?
with No Comments

In the US we allow companies to go bankrupt when they cannot succeed in business.

1 2 3

Like what you read? Subscribe to our newsletter!