SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

September 14, 2016 08:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: Fraser Institute to Release Economic Freedom of the World Report on Thursday, Sept. 15

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 14, 2016) - The Fraser Institute will release its Economic Freedom of the World 2016 annual report on Thursday, Sept. 15.

The report compares the level of economic freedom in 159 countries and territories based on size of government, taxation, rule of law, property rights, regulation and other factors.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 5:30 a.m. (Eastern).

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

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