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The U.S. ranks 17th in property rights

1 February 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Heritage Foundation’s 2010 Index of Economic Freedom, the United States has a property rights score of 85, which makes the United States tied for seventeenth with Chile and the United Kingdom in that category, out of 179 ranked countries. New Zealand and Sweden rank first, with a score of 95.