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The Fraser Institute

July 30, 2014 08:30 ET

The Fraser Institute: New Study on Labour Shortages in Canada Coming Thursday, July 31

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 30, 2014) - On Thursday, July 31, the Fraser Institute will release a new study by Philip Cross, former chief economic analyst for Statistics Canada, looking at labour shortages across Canada.

The study, Do Labour Shortages Exist in Canada?, examines the effect of labour shortages on certain parts of the country, and the reaction from employers.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, July 31 at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern).

Philip Cross is in Ottawa and available to media.

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