Canada can raise productivity through innovation: Report

By Uyen Vu
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/19/2004

Canada can close the productivity gap with the United States through managerial innovation, according to a recent Conference Board of Canada report.

Measured across all industries, Canada’s real per capita GDP was at 84 per cent that of the U.S. in 2003. This productivity gap accounted for an income gap of $6,078 per person, states the report,

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