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How economics shapes science /

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
Contents:
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?
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BOOK BOOK Mesa Lab HC79.R4 S74 2012 (Browse shelf) 1 Available

Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-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?

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