The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

August 28, 2013 09:02 ET

The Fraser Institute: How Should Immigrants to Canada Be Selected? Report Coming Thursday, August 29

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 28, 2013) - The Fraser Institute will release a new study on Thursday, August 29 examining Canada's immigrant selection process and the reforms needed to ensure that new immigrants can be as economically successful as those who arrived before 1986.

The study, Canada's Immigrant Selection Policies, lays out policy recommendations to facilitate the admittance of highly skilled immigrants who are most likely to prosper in Canada.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern) on Thursday, August 29.

The full report will also be available as a free PDF download at

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The Fraser Institute is an independent Canadian public policy research and educational organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal and ties to a global network of 86 think-tanks. Its mission is to measure, study, and communicate the impact of competitive markets and government intervention on the welfare of individuals. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit

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