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Canada’s Budget 2017 Innovation Push Draws Skepticism Amid Praise

Minister of Finance Bill Morneau speaks during a press conference before tabling Budget 2017 in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa on March 22, 2017. Innovation is a major focus in the Liberals’ second budget. (The Canadian Press/Justin Tang)
Minister of Finance Bill Morneau speaks during a press conference before tabling Budget 2017 in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa on March 22, 2017. Innovation is a major focus in the Liberals’ second budget. (The Canadian Press/Justin Tang)

OTTAWA—Spurring innovation is one of the top priorities in the Liberal government’s second budget under Finance Minister Bill Morneau. Canada does a great job in...




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