IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook 2016 Results

The USA has surrendered its status as the world's most competitive economy after being overtaken by China Hong Kong and Switzerland!

On May 30, 2016, IMD announced the findings of its annual World Competitiveness Yearbook. As part of its ranking of 61 economies for 2016, the IMD World Competitiveness Center looks at several aspects of each country as a place to conduct business.

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IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 2016

Discover the Overall Scoreboard on the competitiveness of nations. Download the World Competitiveness Yearbook ranking 2016.

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The 2016 edition ranks China Hong Kong first, Switzerland second and the USA third, with Singapore, Sweden, Denmark, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway and Canada completing the top 10.

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