ERIC Number: ED146029
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-May
Reference Count: 0
The Impact of Federal Programs and Policies on Manpower Planning for Scientists and Engineers: Problems and Progress.
Scientific Manpower Commission, Washington, DC.
This document reports the results of a workshop held to assess the impact of federal programs and legislation on manpower planning for scientists and engineers. Included are presentations relating to manpower utilization and planning via federal government agencies and professional societies for scientists and engineers. It was concluded that the governmental impact is substantial and permanent; better approaches, tools, and policies are needed to insure that government actions do not become overbearing nor counterproductive. (SL)
Descriptors: Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Government Role, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Labor Utilization, Science Education, Scientific Personnel, Scientists, Workshops
Scientific Manpower Commission, 1776 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Scientific Manpower Commission, Washington, DC.
Note: Report of a workshop conducted by the Scientific Manpower Commission and Manpower Analysis and Planning Society of Washington, D.C., March 31 - April 1, 1977, Arlington, Virginia