This volume presents a series of quantitative indicators which are intended to illuminate some of the important aspects of the role played by scientific and R&D activities in our economic and social life not already described by existing data. The present collection contains a variety of additional indicators. In preparing them, the main emphasis was placed on developing indicators of the effects of science and research on the economy and society.
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Part I: SUMMARY,Part II: NEW INDICATORS FOR R&D ACTIVITIES, Part Ill: INDICATORS OF THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL IMPACT OF SCIENCE AND RESEARCH ,Part IV: INDICATORS OF THE LEARNING OF SCIENCE
NESTOR E. TERLECKYJ is the director of the Center for Socio- Economic Analysis of the National Planning Association. He is the author of a number of books and articles in quantitative economics and has previously held professional positions in research institutions and government.