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Fraser Institute News Release: Well-intentioned building codes reduce supply of low-income housing, contributing to homelessness in Canada
16 sept. 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Building codes in Canada contribute to homelessness by reducing the supply of low-income housing, finds a new study released today by the Fraser...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Canada drops out of top 10 countries in annual economic freedom report
14 sept. 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the Fraser Institute’s annual Economic Freedom of the World report, Canada is no longer among the top 10 most economically-free countries in the world....
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Fraser Institute News Release: Young Canadians will pay additional $19,880 in income taxes to pay for federal debt accumulation; those over 65 face extra $1,524 in taxes
09 sept. 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The debt the federal government is expected to accumulate now, and in the future, will be disproportionately paid for by younger Canadians, finds...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Atlantic Canada lost 66,396 people to the rest of the country since 2000
02 sept. 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Sept. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlantic Canada experienced a net outmigration of 66,396 people between 2000/01 and 2019/20, finds a new study released today by the Fraser...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Regulations disproportionately hurt low-income workers trying to climb income ladder
31 août 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
TORONTO, Aug. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The costs of government regulation, including labour regulations such as licencing and accreditation, represent a real barrier for Canadians—especially...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Regulations disproportionately hurt low-income workers trying to climb income ladder
31 août 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The costs of government regulation, including labour regulations such as licencing and accreditation, represent a real barrier for...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Per-student spending (inflation-adjusted) on public schools rose in 7 out of 10 provinces in recent five-year period
26 août 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite common misperceptions, education spending on public schools across Canada increased over the most recent five-year period of...
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Fraser Institute News Release: New rules—including inflation-proofing and dividends for Albertans—would improve Heritage Fund
19 août 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Alberta government can learn from Alaska and introduce better rules for the province’s Heritage Fund, which would include inflation-proofing...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Even with a substantial COVID-driven reduction in tax revenue, the average Canadian family paid more in taxes last year than it did on housing, food and clothing combined
13 août 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdowns driving down tax revenues collected by governments across Canada, the average Canadian family still...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Even before COVID, Canada’s growth rate of business investment—a key driver of higher living standards—neared 50-year low
10 août 2021 05h00 HE | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- From 2015 to 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic and recession struck, Canada’s growth rate of business investment was lower than...