SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

September 21, 2016 05:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New Study on Health-Care Reform in Canada Coming Thursday, Sept. 22

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 21, 2016) - On Thursday, Sept. 22, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining health-care performance and spending in Canada.

The study, Less Ottawa, More Province: How Decentralization is Key to Health Care Reform, spotlights how past federal welfare reforms offer lessons for Ottawa and the provinces struggling today with rising health-care costs and long wait times.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Sept. 22 at 5:30 a.m. (Eastern).

Ben Eisen, Director, Provincial Prosperity Studies
Fraser Institute

Bacchus Barua, Senior Economist, Health Policy Studies
Fraser Institute

For media interviews or for more information, please contact:
Bryn Weese
Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
Office: (604) 688-0221 ext. 589

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