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You should move this question over to the business PhD forum. I think that most of us don't check the other forums on this site very much.
Frankly, your motivations seem inauthentic. Any "good" school in the US or Canada is going to expect a strong ability to do research. The fact that your primary motive is not research, means it will be more difficult for you to get into a program. After the fact it will be difficult for you to finish the program and then get a job. It seems to me that there are easier ways to get a green card to move to North America. The choice is yours, but I don't think you have the current motivation to get into a program.
Also, as an aside, the top programs in Canada (arguably any AACSB accredited programs in Canada) are going to be equally as hard on work life balance as any school in the US. People don't enter our profession because they want a lot of time off.