ERIC Number: ED123060
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Jan-14
Reference Count: N/A
Industrial R&D Expenditures Rise to $22 Billion in 1974. Science Resources Studies Highlights, January 14, 1976.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Resources Studies.
Reported in this newsletter in narrative, graphical, and tabular form are data related to industrial research and development expenditures in 1974, showing a seven percent increase over 1973. It is noted that more than 80 percent of a total of $22.3 billion was spent by five industries; these included electrical equipment and communication, aircraft and missiles, machinery, motor vehicles and equipment for same, and chemicals and allied products. Total industrial research and development expenditures for energy and pollution abatement, by industry, 1973-1975, are summarized. A brief summary is presented relating research and development funds with net sales, as well as with basic research, applied research, and development. (EB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Resources Studies.