Partners in the Research Enterprise

Partners in the Research Enterprise
University-Corporate Relations in Science and Technology

Edited by Thomas W. Langfitt, Sheldon Hackney, Alfred P. Fishman, and Albert V. Glowasky

224 pages | 7 x 10
Ebook 2016 | ISBN 9781512803648 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.
An Anniversary Collection volume

"A concise summary of the thoughts and insights of high-ranking executives in industry, government, and universities."—BioScience
Major new relationships between universities and corporations in scientific research herald a potentially significant force for expediting technological innovations. However, a range of concerns has also been expressed on such related problems as university integrity, the rate of return for business, and the role of government. Among areas covered in this volume are: models of collaborative arrangements, benefits and risks of these ventures to both universities and corporations, the role of the federal government, and the possible extent and importance of these kinds of activities in the future.

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