SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

March 08, 2017 05:00 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: How much more do government workers in Quebec make than their private-sector counterparts? New study coming Thursday, Mar. 9

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - March 08, 2017) - On Thursday, Mar. 9, the Fraser Institute will release a new study comparing the wage gap between public- and private-sector workers in Quebec.

Comparing Government and Private-Sector Compensation in Quebec spotlights differences in wages for comparable work, and also looks at non-wage benefits such as retirement age, pensions, personal leave and job security.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, Mar. 9 at 5:00 a.m. (Eastern).

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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 think-tanks in 87 countries. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for Canadians, their families and future generations by studying, measuring and broadly communicating the effects of government policies, entrepreneurship and choice on their well-being. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit www.fraserinstitute.org

Contact Information

  • MEDIA CONTACT:
    For interviews in English:
    Charles Lammam, Director, Fiscal Studies, Fraser Institute

    For interviews in French:

    Philip Cross, Researcher, Fraser Institute

    To arrange interviews or for more information, please contact:

    Bryn Weese
    Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
    Office: (604) 688-0221 ext. 589
    bryn.weese@fraserinstitute.org