The Global Competitiveness Report (GCR) series continues to provide the world’s most respected assessment of national competitiveness, for more than three decades. The GCR presents rankings of the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI), introduced in 2005. The GCI is based on 12 pillars of competitiveness, providing a comprehensive picture of the competitiveness landscape in 144 countries in the world which are at different stages of economic development. The ranking shows the productive potential of nations and is widely used in foreign and domestic investments decisions.
Global Competitiveness Report 2012/2013