Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New study on pharmacare in Canada coming Thursday, Dec. 13

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On Thursday, Dec. 13, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on government-run pharmacare.

The Unintended Consequences of National Pharmacare Programs in Australia, New Zealand and the UK spotlights how patients—and taxpayers—have suffered as a result of government-run pharmacare programs in other developed countries and highlights how a single-payer pharmacare program could negatively impact Canadians.

A news release with additional information will be issued via GlobeNewswire at 5:00 a.m. (Eastern) on Dec. 13.

Kristina Acri, Senior Fellow
Fraser Institute

To arrange media interviews or for more information, please contact:
Bryn Weese
Senior Media Relations Specialist, Fraser Institute
(604) 688-0221 ext. 589

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