Slight improvement for Canadian innovation
Following decades of weak innovation performance, Canada has earned a "C" grade from an Ottawa think-tank following small improvements in some aspects of innovation.  Despite improving from a "D" grade a year ago, though, Canada is still only 9th among 16 peer countries, up from 13th on the Conference Board of Canada report card. The Conference Board says the latest analysis takes into account entrepreneurial ambition--a new measure that might account for some of Canada's improvement.  Canada's...