Author Archives: Glenn R. Fong

Repositioning the Advanced Technology Program

This article is in What’s New about the New Economy, Fall 2001

ATP should be refocused to better fill a major gap in the nation’s innovation system. The Commerce Department’s Advanced Technology Program (ATP) has been the lighting rod of U.S. civilian technology policy during the past decade. Consider the program’s short but volatile budget history. ATP was initially funded in 1990 at $10 million and reached […]