Comparative indices

Publications Regarding Comparative indices



Israel is Still a Free Country – But Now With a Warning Sign

A top democracy index hasn't yet ranked Israel with Hungary. That will change if the majority becomes all powerful


An International Look at Israeli Democracy Under Benjamin Netanyahu

The new government offers a timely opportunity to review and assess Benjamin Netanyahu’s premiership in terms of its impact on Israeli democracy.


Has the Arab Spring Led to Democracy?

Dr. Ofer Kenig, of IDI's Political Reform project, cautiously examines whether the events of the Arab Spring indicate the rise of substantial democracy in the Arab world or whether they merely exchanged one type of authoritarian regime for another—a non-liberal Islamic regime.