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Economic Stimulus

Winter 2012


Forum


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