Politics, Policy

Canada’s innovation challenge: keeping next billion-dollar club at home

Canadians are behind a significant number of new startup companies with billion-dollar valuations. The problem? The Canadians no longer live in Canada, having moved to the U.S. to find their business success.

Navdeep Bains’ innovation agenda may be a centrepiece of the government’s economic strategy, but success will ultimately be defined by the ability to create business, legal, and finance policies that entice the next generation of billion-dollar companies to stay at home. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By MICHAEL GEIST

PUBLISHED : Monday, March 28, 2016 12:00 AM

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