Transparency.org has a “Corruption Perceptions Index.” By their measure, Denmark is the least corrupt country in the world. New Zealand is the second least corrupt, Finland third. The U.S. is tied with Barbados, Hong Kong and Ireland for 17th place. Greece and Italy are tied at 69th. Somalia and North Korea are tied at the bottom — 174th. In the “Economic Freedom of the World” index, Greece is 144th, Germany is 31st and Canada is 10th.
Posted on August 16th, 2015 by Bob and Joy Schwabach