How economics shapes science / Paula Stephan.
By: Stephan, Paula E.Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012Description: xiv, 367 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780674049710 (alk. paper); 0674049713 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Research -- Economic aspects | Science and state
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -347) and index.
What does economics have to do with science? -- Puzzles and priority -- Money -- The production of research: people and patterns of collaboration -- The production of research: equipment and materials -- Funding for research -- The market for scientists and engineers -- The foreign born -- The relationship of science to economic growth -- Can we do better?