Fraser Institute Blog

TFI produces research about government actions in areas that deeply affect Canadian’s quality of life such as taxation, health care, aboriginal issues, education, economic freedom, energy, natural resources and the environment. TFI improves 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.

Visit Blog

Awards & Publications

Top think tank in Canada Top 20 Think Tanks Worldwide- Global Go-To Think Tanks Index published by University of Pennsylvania- 2016

Latest Articles

Americans want prescription drugs from Canada

Author: Steven Globerman The Trump administration may not approve Florida’s drug import plan. Read more about Americans want prescription drugs from Canada Tags:  prescription drugs cross-border prescription drug trade ...

About those 9,000 jobs, Mr. Prime Minister

Author: Kenneth P. Green The biggest losses, unsurprisingly, are in Alberta. Read more about About those 9,000 jobs, Mr. Prime Minister Tags:  alberta jobs oil and gas industry oil and gas market ...

Canada's growing regulatory morass

Author: Kenneth P. Green There’s an urgent need for regulatory reform, especially in Alberta. Read more about Canada's growing regulatory morass Tags:  oil pipeline national energy board oil transportation Alberta regulation ...

Ontario's debt binge will continue

Author: Ben Eisen Over the next five years, net debt is expected to climb at an annual average rate of $9.6 billion per year. Read more about Ontario's debt binge will continue Tags:  ontario debt ontario deficit ontario government deb...

Ford budget falls short of what Ontario needs

Author: Ben Eisen Ontario's debt will hit a projected $391.6 billion by 2023/24. Read more about Ford budget falls short of what Ontario needs Tags:  ontario government ontario finances ontario fiscal update doug ford ...