Service sector drawing attention of foreign-controlled firms for R&D - ARCHIVED

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Once viewed as weak in research and development (R&D) capabilities, the service sector in Canada is emerging as an increasingly attractive place for foreign-controlled firms to practice R&D. This is a reflection of the increasing technological opportunities and expertise offered by the service sector. Multinational corporations often undertake R&D abroad to acquire new insights or apply the knowledge they already have to foreign markets.

Issue Number: 2003001
Author(s): Hamdani, Daood
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PDFFebruary 18, 2003