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Equipment Failure: Feeble Business Investment Costs Canadians their Competitive Edge

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March 24, 2017
Equipment Failure: Feeble Business Investment Costs Canadians their Competitive Edge

Business investment per worker in Canada is at its worst level compared to the United States in more than a quarter century, according to a new C.D. Howe Institute report. In “Equipment Failure: Feeble Business Investment Costs Canadians their Competitive Edge,” authors William B.P. Robson, Aaron Jacobs and Benjamin Dachis analyze trends in business investment per worker in Canada and abroad, and come away with ominous news about how prepared Canadian workers will be to compete globally. 

Author(s):

William B.P. Robson, President and Chief Executive Officer
William B.P. Robson
Aaron Jacobs, Researcher, C.D. Howe Institute
Benjamin Dachis, Associate Director, Research
Benjamin Dachis

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