Every year in Canadian and U.S. grocery stores, 20,000 new products are tried out.
Canada dropped to 17th among developed countries for innovation performance.
Government-sponsored venture capital initiatives tend to underperform compared to initiatives funded by the private sector.
Regulations are difficult to remove once implemented, as they create groups in society with vested interests in preserving regulations
Today, with the comfort and leisure of modern open markets, we can scarcely imagine the back-breaking work of yore.