Editor’s note: A version of this article first appeared at Forbes.com.
“If it matters, measure it” is the motto of theFraser Institute, the leading Canadian think tank, where I have been a trustee since 1991. More than a motto, the focus on measurement permeates and guides all the work of the institute. As few things matter more than freedom, it is only fitting that Fraser has embarked in its most ambitious methodological effort: measuring human freedom.
Read more: Human Freedom Matters