Why is Switzerland the World’s Freest Country?

Strangely, the world’s freest country is not the United States (the Land of Liberty), France (home of Liberté, égalité, fraternité), or the United Kingdom (the birthplace of parliamentary democracy).

Instead, data shows Switzerland is the world’s freest country. Yes, Switzerland, the country of chocolate, watches, numbered bank accounts, rich people, ski resorts, and yodelers, is one of the world’s freest nations.

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Daniel G. Jennings

Daniel G. Jennings

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Daniel G. Jennings is a writer who lives and works in Colorado. He is a lifelong history buff who is fascinated by stocks, politics, and cryptocurrency.