Research and Development Price Indexes

Searle, Allan D.
January 1966
Monthly Labor Review;Jan66, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p57
Academic Journal
Summarizes the findings of a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics pilot survey to determine whether data could be collected and a methodology devised to compile an index of changes in the purchasing power of research and development funds of the armed forces. Concepts and limitations; Index construction; Pricing methods; Pricing problems.


Related Articles

  • Research impact assessment. Kostoff, Ronald N. // Business Economics;Jan1993, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p44 

    Describes the evaluation of research impact by the federal government for research selection, review and ex-post research assessment. Identification of the strengths and weaknesses of methods used; Summary of the report `Research Impact Assessment.'

  • Tough choices for a tight budget. Metzger, Norman // Issues in Science & Technology;Winter95, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p33 

    Reports that constraints on government research and development spending had made it imperative to identify what programs have the most potential to yield results. Consequences of a constrained federal support for science and technology; Need for clear principles to guide decisions concerning...

  • Physics roundtable: Reinventing our future.  // Physics Today;Mar94, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p30 

    Focuses on the implications of military security being replaced by economic security as the factor in setting research and development policies as discussed by roundtable participants. Susan N. Coppersmith; Peter M. Eisenberger; Anthony M. Johnson; Neal F. Lane; Patricia McBride; Duncan T....

  • Public research fuels industry.  // R&D Magazine;Aug97, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p11 

    Presents information on a study by CHI Research Incorporated, which indicates that publicly funded scientific research plays a major role in the United States industrial innovation. Percentages of papers cited in the U.S. industrial patents written by academic, government and public...

  • Prospects mixed for U.S. R&D spending. Wolff, M.F. // Research Technology Management;Sep/Oct96, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p6 

    Reports on the government and corporate spending of the United States on research and development. Factors contributing to the decline in government R&D; Forecast for the private industry.

  • R&D budgets face big cuts.  // Issues in Science & Technology;Fall95, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p23 

    Reports that the Republican-dominated Congress is poised to cut budgets for research and development (R&D). Estimate by American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for nondefense R&D for the year 2002; Research areas that lawmakers feel should not be deprived of funding; Outlook...

  • Competition and ventures all the rage. Maddox, John; Swinbanks, David // Nature;12/7/1995, Vol. 378 Issue 6557, p540 

    Focuses on the changes in the way government research is funded and managed in China. Research grant schemes established; Benefit from multiple sources of funding; Shift to more applied research; External evaluation of key laboratories; Benefits received by universities and scientific...

  • European principles worth sustaining.  // Nature;6/20/1996, Vol. 381 Issue 6584, p631 

    Asserts that European principles of scientific research are worth sustaining, relating to the European Union's research and development (R&D) programs. The so-called Fifth Framework program, due to start in 1998; Question of how this will compare with the Fourth Framework (1994-98); Need for...

  • State research spending stops declining.  // Nature;10/17/1996, Vol. 383 Issue 6601, p663 

    Discusses the findings of the report `Science, Technology and Industry Outlook 1996.' An increase in spending on research and development (R&D) among the governments of the developed nations; Report issued by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics