TITLE

Universities reach into pork barrel with help from friends in Congress

AUTHOR(S)
Goodwin, Irwin
PUB. DATE
April 1989
SOURCE
Physics Today;Apr89, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses appropriations from Congress to universities for academic buildings and research projects, called `academic pork.' A claim that earmarking funds for science and technology helps spread the money around is now being disputed by a study; Distribution of funds for research and development projects. INSET: Pork high on the 1989 funding menu..
ACCESSION #
8905150602

 

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