The Government Role in Civilian Technology:: Building a New Alliance
National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, Panel on the Government Role in Civilian Technology, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine
National Academies Press, Jan 1, 1992 - Technology & Engineering - 240 pages
As U.S. industry faces worldwide challenges, policymakers are asking questions about the role of the federal government--not only in promoting basic research but also in ushering new innovations to the marketplace. This book offers an expert consensus on how government and industry together can respond to the new realities of a global marketplace.
The volume offers firm conclusions about policy and organizational changes with the greatest potential to improve our technological competitiveness--and presents three alternative approaches for a new federal role.
The volume examines
Offering guidance on one of the 1990s most important issues, this volume will be indispensible to federal policymakers, executives in industry and technology, and researchers.