ERIC Number: ED342667
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
OTA Report, "Federally Funded Research: Decisions for a Decade." Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science of the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session (March 20, 1991) (No. 7).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.
A transcript of the hearing that discusses the findings and recommendations that are part of the Office of Technology Assessment's (OTA's) report on federally funded research is presented. The report evaluates the nature and distribution of research funding and decision-making and suggests alternative approaches that the Federal Government can take in funding research. The witnesses include: (1) Dr. Daryl Chubin (Program Director, Education and Transportation Programs, OTA); (2) Dr. Roland Schmitt (President, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute); (3) Dr. Leon Lederman (President, American Association for the Advancement of Science--AAAS); (4) Dr. Rustum Roy (Evan Pugh Professor of the Solid State, Pennsylvania State University); and (5) Dr. Douglas A. Lauffenburger (Alumni Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois). (KR)
Descriptors: Decision Making, Financial Support, Government Role, Hearings, Research and Development, Research Universities, Scientific Research, Technology
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology.