ERIC Number: EJ556918
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
"Big" versus "Little" Science: Comparative Analysis of Program Projects and Individual Research Grants.
Baumeister, Alfred A.; Bacharach, Verne R.; Baumeister, Alan A.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v102 n3 p211-27 Nov 1997
Compared 26 large-group research grants (PO1) and 66 individual research grants on mental retardation, focusing on success rates, productivity, costs, impact, publications, and outcome. Results found no overwhelming evidence that one funding mechanism is more effective than the other; however, PO1s had a higher success rate. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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