Greater or Reduced Economic Freedom? Consequences Following From Contemporary Economic Crisis


  • Wojciech Jarecki University of Szczecin



economic crisis, economic freedom


The paper is aimed at stating if economic crisis observed during the period 2007-2009 will give rise to greater or reduced economic freedom. Seeking the answer to this question, Economic Freedom Index developed by Fraser Institute during the period 2007-2010 was subject to analysis. The research covered the European Union and the United States of America.


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How to Cite

Jarecki, W. (2013). Greater or Reduced Economic Freedom? Consequences Following From Contemporary Economic Crisis. Oeconomia Copernicana, 4(4), 5–17.




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