Safeguarding Britain's mother of invention

Coghlan, Andy
August 1991
New Scientist;8/31/90, Vol. 131 Issue 1784, p16
Focuses on the controversial privatization of the British Technology Group, the company that specializes in taking ideas and inventions from universities, polytechnic and research councils. Opposition of the academic community on the plan; Objective of the move; Refusal of the British government to write the protection of the company into a legislative bill. INSET: Measures aim to keep the BTG safe in private hands..


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