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Fraser Institute News Release: Today, June 13, is Tax Freedom Day—4 days later than in 2019, the last year before the pandemic
June 13, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today—Thursday, June 13—Canadians celebrate Tax Freedom Day, the day in the year when they start working for themselves, not...
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Fraser Institute News Release: More than 4 in 5 parents across Canada think K-12 teachers and schools should provide students with facts, not interpretations, and provide advance notice of controversial lessons
June 11, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 11, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Parents with kids in K-12 schools across Canada value balance rather than bias in classrooms, as well as parental involvement and...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Private clinics helped Saskatchewan reduce median medical wait times by nearly 50%
May 30, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 30, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Private clinics were a key component in the Saskatchewan Surgical Initiative (SSI), which reduced waiting times by 47 per cent between...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Renowned energy expert says Ottawa’s ‘net-zero’ emissions plan impractical and unrealistic
May 28, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 28, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global goal to achieve “net-zero” carbon emissions by 2050 is impractical and unrealistic, finds a new study published today by the...
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Fraser Institute News Release: New Fraser Institute rankings of Ontario secondary schools out today
May 23, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
TORONTO, May 23, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Fraser Institute today released its annual rankings of Ontario secondary schools, allowing parents to compare the academic performance of schools across...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Government funding for independent schools saves British Columbia taxpayers millions every year
May 22, 2024 08:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 22, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite misperceptions, government funding for independent schools in British Columbia saves the province (i.e. provincial taxpayers)...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Canadians experiencing second-longest and third-steepest decline in living standards in last 40 years
May 16, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- From 2019 to 2023, Canadian living standards declined—and as of the end of 2023, the decline had not yet ended, finds a new study...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Utah tops global mining survey rankings, Niger ranks last
May 14, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Utah is the most attractive jurisdiction in the world for mining investment followed by Nevada, and Saskatchewan (3rd), according to the...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Saskatchewan 3rd most attractive jurisdiction worldwide for mining investment; Newfoundland & Labrador, Ontario, Manitoba, and Quebec also in global top 10
May 14, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saskatchewan remains Canada’s top-rated jurisdiction for mining investment, according to the Annual Survey of Mining Companies released...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Incomes in Ontario slowest growing nationwide over past 20 years
May 09, 2024 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
TORONTO, May 09, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Income in Ontario grew the slowest in Canada over the past 20 years, according to a new study published by the Fraser Institute, an independent,...