ERIC Number: ED142400
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
U.S. International Firms and R,D&E in Developing Countries.
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC.
This document provides a panel report of research, development, and engineering (R,D&E) issues confronting international firms operating in developing countries. Biscussed are the R,D&E objectives of developing countries, the objectives of international firms, conflicts and the possibilities for cooperation between the two, and the role of U.S. firms in strengthening R,D&E in developing countries. A number of recommendations for increasing constructive action are presented. (SL)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Development, Engineering, Industrialization, Industry, International Organizations, International Programs, Research, Technological Advancement, Technology, World Problems
Board on Science and Technology for International Development, National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20418 (free while supply lasts)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC.
Note: Contains occasional small print