SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

February 06, 2017 05:00 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New study on Canada's fiscal history since Confederation coming Tuesday, Feb. 7

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - February 06, 2017) - On Tuesday, Feb. 7, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining government finances in Canada.

A Federal Fiscal History: Canada, 1867-2017 spotlights government spending and revenues over the past 150 years, and compares the current government to previous periods in Canadian history.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 5:00 a.m. (Eastern).

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Contact Information

    Livio Di Matteo, Senior Fellow
    Fraser Institute

    To arrange interviews with Livio Di Matteo or for more information, please contact:

    Bryn Weese
    Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
    Office: (604) 688-0221 ext. 589