Organization: Observatoire des sciences et technologies

OST data show Italy overtaking Canada

Federal cutbacks to university research in the 1990s severely impacted on Canada’s production of scientific papers, allowing Italy to pull ahead for the first time in recent memory. The analysis was conducted by Observatoire des sciences et technologies (OST) using data stretching from 1980 to 1999. It shows that Canada’s contribution grew from 1980 to…