VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 20, 2017) - On Tuesday, Nov. 21, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on the economies of First Nations across Canada.

Bending the Curve: Recent Developments in Government Spending on First Nations compares revenue that First Nations generate themselves with transfers they receive from government.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 5:00 a.m. (Eastern).

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Tom Flanagan
Senior Fellow
Fraser Institute

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Mark Hasiuk
Senior Communications Specialist
Fraser Institute
Office: (604) 688-0221 ext. 517