In our study, we are focusing on four key economic development organizations (GHP, NSBI, ERDT, ACOA).
H1: There is a relationship between familiarity with GHP (or NSBI or ERDT or ACOA) and the expectations to introduce a new product or service, or to increase sales, or to hire additional staff, or to invest in new facilities/ equipment, or to enter new markets within the next twelve months.
BF&M, CGI and Keane worked with NSBI
to set up shop in Nova Scotia or to facilitate outsourcing deals.
Despite this variability, the overall findings were not congruent with the expectation that university students would evidence liberal attitudes toward most of the sexual practices assessed by the NSBI.
Contrary to our prediction that men and women would differ on the NSBI, the multivariate effect for sex of the participant was not statistically significant, Wilks' lambda = .