SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

October 31, 2016 05:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: What do Canada's most successful First Nations have in common? New study coming Tuesday, Nov. 1

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 31, 2016) - On Tuesday, Nov. 1, the Fraser Institute will release a new study examining traits of successful First Nations in Canada.

The study, Why First Nations Succeed, spotlights governance (i.e. chief and council compensation) and economic (i.e. openness to industry) traits common to successful First Nations in Canada with the highest living standards.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 5:30 a.m. (Eastern).

Tom Flanagan, Senior Fellow
Fraser Institute

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

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