ERIC Number: EJ424659
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The University's Role in Economic Development: Lessons for Academic Leaders.
Fairweather, James S.
Journal of the Society of Research Administrators, v22 n3 p5-11 Win 1990
Increasingly, academic institutions are asked to redress perceived national and regional economic shortcomings directly through technology transfer, formation of new companies, and product development; but the effectiveness of these mechanisms is unproven. Academic administrators must assess the match between capability and goals and preserve the uniqueness of the academic enterprise. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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