TITLE

Study shows impacts of US science funding felt beyond the lab

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Jun/Jul2014, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study which found that science funding supports a key component of the U.S. economic ecosystem. It references the study "Science Funding and Short-Term Economic Activity," by Roy Weiss et al published in an issue of "Science." Results show that the economic impact of science funding extends far past the scientific community, such as providing jobs to faculty members and providing spending that benefits companies.
ACCESSION #
96214302

 

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