Leveraging Canada’s Innovation Ecosystem: Opportunities to Increase R&D Investment in Canada


A new report by Mitacs, prepared with support of Canada's Public Policy Forum, seeks to better understand factors that attract or deter multinational investment in Canadian R&D. Based on interviews with executives from Canadian subsidiary firms, Leveraging Canada's Innovation Ecosystem identifies key drivers and barriers in attracting foreign direct investment in Canadian R&D - and highlights opportunities to improve Canada's attractiveness as a destination for international research spending.