This report was prepared by Ronald L. Meeks, Senior Analyst, Research
and Development Statistics (RDS) Program, Division of Science Resources
Studies (SRS), National Science Foundation. The statistical tables were
prepared under contract by Directorate for Science and Policy Programs,
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). AAAS staff
members who worked on this report were Albert H. Teich, Kathleen M.
Gramp, and Kei Koizumi.
Overall direction was provided by John E. Jankowski, Jr., Program Director,
RDS. Kenneth M. Brown, Director, SRS, provided guidance and review.
The text was edited by David P. Saia, Publications Manager of SRS.
SRS and AAAS would like to thank the many program and budget offices
at the agencies that
provided information for this report.