ERIC Number: ED168825
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Research and Development in the Federal Budget, FY 1978.
Shapley, Willis H.; And Others
The federal government's budgeting process for allocating resources to research and development (R&D) is described. The report includes: (1) a review of the genesis of the FY 1978 budget; (2) a brief look at the overall budgets for FY 1978; (3) a description of the policies underlying the R&D budgets for FY 1978; (4) a discussion of the future outlook for R&D budgets; (5) a proposal for how R&D budgets should be made; and (6) a picture of the workings of Congress as they relate to R&D budgeting. (BB)
Descriptors: Budgets, Federal Aid, Federal Government, Financial Support, Program Budgeting, Research, Research Opportunities, Science Education, Sciences, Scientific Research
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1515 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.
Note: For related document, see ED 132 047 ; Some small type may be marginally legible