National Intellectual Capital of Two North American Countries (Canada, USA)

Chapter

Abstract

The two North American countries are in the first quarter percentile of National Intellectual Capital Indices for 40 Countries (NICI40). Canada and the USA ranked number 10 and 5, respectively. Comparatively, Canada has better human capital (ranked #3) and the USA has better financial capital (ranked #2). The USA is relatively weak in market capital (ranked #17).
 

Human capital

Market capital

Process capital

Renewal capital

Financial capital

Overall intellectual capital

Mean

7.72

6.11

6.77

6.00

9.80

36.40

SD

0.17

0.28

0.28

1.64

0.12

1.61

Country

Score

Ranking

Score

Ranking

Score

Ranking

Score

Ranking

Score

Ranking

Score

Ranking

Canada

7.84

3

6.31

9

6.57

12

4.84

12

9.71

6

35.26

10

USA

7.6

6

5.91

17

6.97

8

7.16

4

9.88

2

37.53

5

Keywords

Human Capital Market Capital Human Development Index Intellectual Capital Intangible Asset 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Business AdministrationNational Chengchi UniversityTaipeiROC
  2. 2.Universal Networking Intellectual CapitalNorrtäljeSweden

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