TITLE

Walking a tightrope

AUTHOR(S)
Toch, Thomas
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/4/93, Vol. 115 Issue 13, p108
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how many doctorate-granting schools, beset by mounting financial problems, are turning to the private sector for help. How universities are being welcomed by corporations willing to invest heavily in professors' research in the hope that the payoff will be new products; How marriage of campus and corporation raises thorny questions about the independence of universities; Possible conflicts of interest.
ACCESSION #
9309307522

 

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