From Our Editors
has a long history of exciting innovations in a variety of fields. Jorge Niosi examines this history in Canada’s
National System of Innovation. Niosi
examines the works of such men as Charles Edquist, Richard Nelson and
Christopher Freeman and emphasizes the important role that the federal
government plays in developing these innovations. Learn about the collaboration
From the Publisher
Niosi looks at the history of Canada's National System of Innovation (NSI), particularly during the post-war period, illuminating the fact that during and after World War II over 30 research universities, 150 government laboratories, and dozens of government policies aimed at nurturing innovation in private firms, academia, and government organizations were developed. He uses data obtained through...