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Citations in Professional Literature of the Fraser Institute’s Economic Freedom Research

2023 (xls file) - Total Citations: 286

2022 (xls file) - Total Citations: 520

2021 (xls file) - Total Citations: 480

2020 (xls file) - Total Citations: 617

2019 (xls file) - Total Citations: 429

2018 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 542

2017 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 669

2016 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 412

2015 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 345

2014 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 444

2013 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 320

2012 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 265

2011 (pdf file) - Total Citations: 239

2010 (pdf file)

1994 - 2011 (pdf file)