Amela Karabegovic
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Amela Karabegović is a Senior Economist in the Fiscal Studies Department at the Fraser Institute.

She holds a BM (Great Distinction) in General Management from the University of Lethbridge in Alberta and a MA in Economics from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia.

She is a coauthor of the studies 'Economic Freedom of North America,' 'Economic Freedom of the Arab World,' 'Myths and Realities of TILMA,' 'Transparency of Labour Relations Boards in Canada and the United States,' 'Measuring Labour Markets in Canada and the United States,' 'Measuring the Flexibility of Labour Relations Laws in Canada and the United States,' 'Tax and Expenditure Limitations: The Next Step in Fiscal Discipline,' and the 'Prosperity Series -- Ontario.'

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B.C.'s Minimum Wage Hike Could Cost More Than 52,000 Jobs

Posted May 26, 2011 | 09:00:00 (EST)

The first of three increases in B.C.'s minimum wage kicked-in on May 1, and while it will undoubtedly be welcomed by workers currently earning the minimum, it's too bad their raise comes at the expense of other workers, who will now be unable to find a job or will lose...

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