Accession Number:

ADA456417

Title:

Science and Technology Policy: Issues for the 109th Congress

Descriptive Note:

CRS Report for Congress

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

Science and technology have a pervasive influence over a wide range of issues confronting the nation. Decisions on how much federal funding to invest in research and development RD, and determining what programs have the highest priority, for example, may have implications for homeland security, new high technology industries, governmentprivate sector cooperation in RD, and myriad other areas.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE