|By Marketwired .||
|June 25, 2014 08:16 AM EDT||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/25/14 -- On Thursday, June 26, the Fraser Institute will release a new essay examining the relationship between economic freedom and civil unrest.
Economic freedom is based on the cornerstones of personal choice, trade openness, freedom to compete, security of private property and judicial independence.
The essay, Free Markets and Civil Peace, measures the ability of economic freedom to reduce or eliminate violent conflict in countries around the world.
A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, June 26 at 6:30 a.m. (EST).
The Fraser Institute is an independent Canadian public policy research and educational organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal and ties to a global network of think-tanks in 87 countries. Its mission is to measure, study, and communicate the impact of competitive markets and government intervention on the welfare of individuals. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit www.fraserinstitute.org.
Dr. Michael A. Walker Research Chair in Economic Freedom
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Indra de Soysa
Professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
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