Think tank

Fraser Institute

Vancouver, Canada

The Institute was founded to redirect public attention to the roles that markets can play in providing for the economic and social wellbeing of Canadians. The Institute aims to present innovative market solutions to economic problems, expand debate on public policy, and positively influence policy formation in such areas as welfare reform, privatization, taxation, free trade, government debt, education, poverty, deregulation, healthcare, labor markets, economic restructuring, and the role of government. The Institute now has about 3,200 individual, corporate, and foundation supporters in Canada, the United States, and other countries.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.fraserinstitute.ca

Address:
4th Floor, 1770 Burrard Street,Vancouver BC, Canada V6J 3G7

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Canada
Operating languages
English , French

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1974
Age (years)
Fraser Institute
 48
Canada average
 35
Global average
 33
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Niels Velhuis
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Fraser Institute
 29,936
Canada average
 21,433
Global average
 27,922
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Fraser Institute
 29,807
Canada average
 11,981
Global average
 16,331
Followers (2019)
Fraser Institute
 854
Canada average
 5,065
Global average
 9,121
Followers (2019)
Fraser Institute
 8,114
Canada average
 4,124
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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