Thursday, September 13, 2012

On the value of government-funded research

Here's something interesting on the value of most government-funded research, from The Bureau Of Labor Statistics. 

Page two, point #3. 

It's near zero. 

Fascinating. 

2 comments:

Harper said...

That paper is dated 2007. That means it is Bush's fault.

The Whited Sepulchre said...

True. I'm sure that it's improved since then because of who is signing the checks.