According to the Fraser Institute, a Canadian-based, global think tank, Economic Freedom (EF) is simply the ability for one to choose and decide “how to use their time and talents to shape their lives”.
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Since North Korean leader Kim Jong Un took power, the North Korean economy has undergone significant changes in many aspects.
Virtual currencies are a contemporary form of private money. Thanks to their technological properties, their global transaction networks are relatively safe, transparent, and fast. This gives them good prospects for further development.
The recent wave of financial innovation, particularly innovation related to the application of information and communication technologies, poses a serious challenge to the financial industry’s business model in both its banking and non-banking components.
Since the introduction of Korea’s micro-enterprise policy 18 years ago, support systems for micro-enterprises have been established, many more support programs have been put in place, and significant amounts of investment have been made every year.
This report examines case studies from a range of political and economic systems worldwide to provide a detailed understanding of how think tanks can have an impact on issues such as education policy, infrastructure, environment and sustainable development, economic reform, poverty alleviation, agricultural and land development, and social policy.