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Canada Industry Canada

Works: 4,197 works in 6,858 publications in 2 languages and 55,814 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Periodicals 
Roles: Contributor, Creator
Classifications: HF1414, 338.6048
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Competition policy and intellectual property rights in the knowledge-based economy ( )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two dozen legal and economic scholars from both sides of the border and beyond analyze a key microeconomic challenge facing Canada and its peers: maximizing incentives for innovation while maintaining fair competition, with a special emphasis on patents and licensing practices. Culminates in a summa
Financing growth in Canada ( )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Multinationals in North America ( )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and French and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Implications of knowledge-based growth for micro-economic policies ( )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International productivity monitor by Centre for the Study of Living Standards( )
in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Connecting Canadians : electronic commerce by Canada( Book )
56 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Internet, information highway, technology
Services industries and the knowledge-based economy ( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and French and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Asia Pacific region in the global economy : a Canadian perspective ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
North American linkages : opportunities and challenges for Canada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This collection of papers examines the opportunities, pressures and challenges of deepening North American economic linkages from a primarily Canadian perspective. The seventeen studies in this volume are grouped into three categories. The first group assesses the current state of economic integration. The second group examines the policy dimensions of the integration process and offers a wide range of approaches to such issues as taxation, social policy and the environment. The third group deals with the deepening of NAFTA institutions, such as adopting a customs union or common market."--Jacket
Productivity issues in Canada ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-five research papers on productivity identify key reasons for Canada's poor record and describe the nature of the country's productivity growth. Particular attention is given to trends and determinants, innovation, investment, global linkages, the "new economy", and social aspects of productivity. Charts and diagrams provide visual representations of the data. Contributors include economists, consultants, and scholars from North America (especially Canada) and Europe. There is no index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
SchoolNet magazine ( )
in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social and labour market aspects of North American linkages ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While there is a broad consensus that North American economic integration has benefits for Canadians' standard of living, there are also concerns that deeper economic integration may restrict Canada's ability to pursue domestic goals in a number of important areas. To address these issues, Industry Canada and the former Human Resources Development Canada jointly commissioned original research for a Workshop on 'Social and labour Market Aspects of North American Linkage'. This volume contains the research papers, comments and panel proceedings from the Workshop
State of advanced manufacturing a Canadian perspective ( )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A regional perspective on the Canada-U.S. standard of living comparison by Raynald Létourneau( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profile of growth firms, a summary of Industry Canada research by Chris Parsley( )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and French and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Impact of China's trade and foreign investment reforms on the world economy by Winnie Lam( Book )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and French and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
University research and the commercialization of intellectual property in Canada by Wulong Gu( Book )
10 editions published in 1999 in English and French and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The objective of this paper is to provide a statistical overview of Canadian universities' research and development (R&D) activities and commercialization undertakings. Section 2 discusses the role of universities in Canada's national R&D effort, including a depiction of trends in R&D investment by universities and other R&D performers in Canada and in other countries, an examination of the sources of funds for university research, and the identification of fields of research in universities compared to other R&D- performing sectors of the economy. Section 3 describes the output or economic benefits of university R&D. These include the contribution to the stock of scientific and technical knowledge; the training of skilled personnel; and the commercialization of intellectual property. Section 4 discusses the choice between licensing to an existing firm or starting a new company. Section 5 provides a brief discussion of the nature and profile of university-industry partnerships which help facilitate the effective transfer of technology
Information technology and labour productivity growth : an empirical analysis for Canada and the United States by Surendra Gera( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines two questions for Canada and the United States, using a set of Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development databases: the extent to which investments in information technology (IT) have contributed to labour productivity growth; and whether domestic and international IT research and development spillovers are important for labour productivity growth. Begins with a literature review of recent empirical studies, then describes the empirical model and the data sources used. Regression results are presented for the two countries and policy issues raised by the analysis are discussed
Regional disparities in Canada : characterization, trends and lessons for economic policy by Serge Coulombe( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Productivity, growth
Global business strategy and innovation : a Canadian logistics perspective ( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Canada. Industry and Science Canada

Canada. Agence d'examen de l'investissement étranger
Canada. Department of Industry Trade and Commerce
Canada Dept. of Industry (1993- )
Canada Industrie Canada
Canada. Industry Canada
Canada Ministère de l'industrie (1993- )
Canada Ministère de l'industrie et des sciences
Canada. Ministère de l'industrie et du commerce
Canada. Ministère de l'industrie, science et technologie
Canada Ministry of industry
Industrie Canada
Industry Canada
Kanada Industrie Canada
English (193)
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