Author: Jav

The United Kingdom’s economic freedom score is 78.9, making its economy the 7th freest in the 2019 Index. Its overall score has increased by 0.9 point, with a big jump in fiscal health and higher scores for government integrity and government spending outweighing sharp drops...

The United Kingdom has a fiercely independent, developed, and international trading economy that was at the forefront of the 19th-century Industrial Revolution. The country emerged from World War II as a military victor but with a debilitated manufacturing sector. Postwar recovery was relatively slow, and it took nearly 40 years,...