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Economic Stimulus

Winter 2012


Creating perennial crops; Improving S&T policy; The globalization of scientific research; Catastrophe insurance; New approach to cybersecurity; More focus on occupational certificates

From the Hill

R&D funding picture continues to be mixed; House committee examines implications of Russian rocket crash; Senate committee votes to overhaul controversial education law; House members debate new National Ocean Policy; Federal science and technology in brief

Perspective: Toward a Common Wireless Market

Tolu Odumosu, Venkatesh Narayanamurti

Perspective: A Course Adjustment for Climate Talks

Ruth Greenspan Bell, Barry Blechman

Better Skills for Better Jobs