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Do Politically Free Nations Enjoy the Most Economic Freedom As Well?

Originally aired on April 26, 2012

Jerry explores the idea of economic freedom throughout the world, the idea that a nation can be free in a political context, yet lack the economic freedom to grow and prosper, and which countries around the world are currently enjoying the most economic freedom in 2012.  He talks with economist Dr. James Gwartney, the director of the Economic Freedom of the World project, about his research into global economic freedom.