TITLE

Universities and prosperity

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/2/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 12, p1258
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $60 billion contribution of college universities research and development to the national economy of Canada. It states that university intellectual property commercialization renders $54 million which adds to the wealth of the country. It tells that the contribution increases the export sales and local socio-economic development of the nation. It also recognizes the connection between national prosperity and university research.
ACCESSION #
35415237

 

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