Territory in southeastern Europe, ruled since 2006 by the Republika Srbija

Reference

Serbia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Serbia, officially the Republic of Serbia (Serbian: Република Србија / Republika Srbija), is a landlocked country located at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe, covering the southern part of the Carpathian basin and the central part of the Balkans. Serbia borders Hungary to the north; Romania and Bulgaria to the east; the Republic of Macedonia to the south; and Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Montenegro to the west; additionally, it borders Albania through Kosovo, whose status as part of Serbia is disputed. Serbia covers an area of 88,361 km² and has a population of just over 7.1 million, while the capital and largest city is Belgrade. ..."

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Libertarijanski klub (Libek), Belgrade

Measures of Freedom

Human Freedom Index [PDF], The Human Freedom Index 2016
2014: 7.02, Rank: 67, Personal Freedom: 7.36, Economic Freedom: 6.68, Democracy Index: 6.55
Level of Economic Freedom, Economic Freedom of the World
2014: 6.68, Rank: 101
Serbia | Freedom House, Freedom in the World 2016
2016: Status: Free, Aggregate Score: 78, Political Rights: 2, Civil Liberties: 2
"In 2015, the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) continued to govern with an absolute majority in the Serbian National Assembly. The SNS, a center-right party with a mandate focused on economic and social reform, has implemented an austerity program meant to revitalize the Serbian economy. In 2015, pensions were lowered and public-sector salaries were cut under new reform policies. During the year, an influx of refugees and migrants fleeing sectarian violence and instability in North Africa, the Middle East, and elsewhere reached Serbia."

Articles

A House Undivided Cannot Stand, by Thomas J. DiLorenzo, 3 Jun 2006
"... the peaceful secession of the tiny country of Montenegro on May 22. Montenegrins were permitted to vote on secession, which they approved with a 55.4% majority and an 86% voter turnout. The Times of London reported on May 23 of the mass celebrations in the streets and the final demise of Yugoslavia, the forced ... union of six separate provinces ..."
Warfare-Welfare in Yugoslavia, by Jacob G. Hornberger, Future of Freedom, Jun 1999