Fraser Institute Media Advisory: How has a small First Nation in B.C. generated millions in own-source revenue? New study coming Tuesday, Sept. 17

Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Tuesday, Sept. 17, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on First Nations prosperity and property rights in Canada.

Property Rights and Prosperity: A Case Study of Westbank First Nation spotlights the Westbank First Nation in British Columbia’s southern Interior, outlining how band members create wealth that benefits both the individual and the community.

A news release with additional information will be issued via GlobeNewswire on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 5:00 a.m. Eastern.

Tom Flanagan, Senior Fellow
Fraser Institute

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Mark Hasiuk, (604) 688-0221 ext. 517,

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