Mauritius continues to be a regional leader in economic freedom. The island-nation is ranked 15 out of 186 counties assessed. According to the report, Mauritius has a sound and transparent legal framework that institutionalizes and supports the rule of law.
It is also mentioned, that the island’s Fiscal Policy has recently been more expansionary than planned, but the deficit and public debt remain manageable.
The Index of Economic Freedom is an annual guide published by The Wall Street Journal and The Heritage Foundation, Washington's No. 1 think tank.
Source: Heritage Foundation
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