Long-form census change worries health researchers
- Canada's plans for industrial research hit by economies. Spurgeon, David // Nature;8/12/1993, Vol. 364 Issue 6438, p566
Reports on the decrease in government funding for a federal research program in Canada. The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE); Budget allocation for 1993 and succeeding years; Use of original funds; Number of researchers, graduates, companies and fellows involved in the NCE program;...
- Supporting Innovation. Wagner, Cynthia G. // Futurist;Nov99, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the complex treatment of policy makers towards research and development (R&D) laboratories in the United States. Reasons for the lack of attention of R&D policy makers; Focus of the proposed policy principles; Impact of budget reductions on researches that could produce long-term...
- China Review News: Think Tanks in China Lack Independence. // Chinascope;Sep/Oct2015, Issue 77, p34
The article presents an abstract regarding the critical defects of the think tanks in China which include the influence of the government, the lack of independence, and the lack of international recognition.
- Does health intervention research have real world policy and practice impacts: testing a new impact assessment tool. Cohen, Gillian; Schroeder, Jacqueline; Newson, Robyn; King, Lesley; Rychetnik, Lucie; Milat, Andrew J.; Bauman, Adrian E.; Redman, Sally; Chapman, Simon // Health Research Policy & Systems;2015, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p61
Background There is a growing emphasis on the importance of research having demonstrable public benefit. Measurements of the impacts of research are therefore needed. We applied a modified impact assessment process that builds on best practice to 5 years (2003â€“2007) of intervention...
- Suction Guru calls for tax incentives. // Design Engineering;Jul99, p12
Reports on the opening of inventor James Dyson's research and development (R&D) facility in Wiltshire, England. Dyson's views on the British government's relationship with the manufacturing sector; Need for the government to provide R&D incentives; Description of Dyson's facility. INSET: People.
- State of science. // New Scientist;1/19/91, Vol. 129 Issue 1752, p24
Reports on the plan of the Royal Society to mount a major inquiry into the state of British science in 1991. Recommendation of policies designed to ensure the health of scientific research; Financial crisis being experienced by the research councils; Decline in government expenditure on the...
- And then there was one. Motluk, Alison // New Scientist;2/3/96, Vol. 149 Issue 2015, p12
Evaluates the British government's plan of setting up a single research council to direct a coordinated national science and research policy. Opposition to the concept of a single research council; Call for the establishment of an expert group to advise the science supremo, the director-general...
- Labs seek share of NIH spending. Wadman, Meredith // Nature;6/14/2001, Vol. 411 Issue 6839, p725
Reports on the request of the United States (U.S.) National Institutes of Health for a government budget for the construction and renovation of biomedical research laboratories. Budget allocation by the U.S. Congress for the projects; Reasons for requesting additional budget.
- Adopt An Open-Door Policy With Census Takers. // Assisted Housing Alert;Jun2010, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p47
The article discusses the need for property owners to adopt an open-door policy with census takers to avoid 500 dollar worth of fine as mandated by the U.S. Constitution (USC).