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Canada Puts Commercialization Ahead of Blue-sky Research

from Nature

Canadian finance minister, Jim Flaherty, released the country's 2013 budget, calling it "a plan for jobs, growth and long-term prosperity," words that will please some of the budget's main beneficiaries: those working in applied research. The focus on commercialization of research is not unexpected, says Mehrdad Hariri, chief executive of the Canadian Science Policy Center in Toronto. "The government has made it very clear that they want to focus on business innovation," he said. "This is an area where Canada has been slowing down." more

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