Sluggish economy sees boost as India jumps 11 spots on Global Economic Freedom index
India has jumped 11 spots on Global Economic Freedom index from last year’s 96th spot to the current ranking of 79. The latest gain is promising news for the Indian economy, which is currently reeling under slowdown. The current ranking is better than one of the major economies of the world, China, which stood at 113th. India scored based on the size of government, legal system and property rights, international trade.