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National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Studies, Federal Funds for Research and Development: Fiscal Years 1995, 1996, and 1997, Volume 45, Detailed Statistical Tables, NSF 97-327, by Ronald L. Meeks (Arlington, VA, 1997).

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The preparation of Federal Funds for Research and Development: Fiscal Years 1995, 1996, and 1997 was managed by Ronald L. Meeks, Senior Analyst, National Science Foundation (NSF), Division of Science Resources Studies (SRS), Research and Development Statistics Program (RDS), under the overall direction of John E. Jankowski, Jr., Program Director, RDS, with guidance and review provided by Jeanne E. Griffith, Division Director, SRS, and Alan R. Tupek, Deputy Division Director, SRS. Editorial assistance was provided by Anne M. Houghton, Julia H. Harriston, and Tanya R. Gore of SRS. Quantum Research Corp. (QRC) of Bethesda, MD, under NSF contract number SRS-9421044, prepared the tables, general and technical notes, and report copy. QRC staff members who worked on this report were Heidi L. Clark, Keri R. Fullmer, Gail H. Henry, Hilary E. Jones, Elizabeth H. Peto, and Jennifer D. Ranwez. Many thanks to Stephen D. Nelson of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and to Alan I. Rapoport of SRS for their very helpful review of the Overview Section.

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