Email Print Share

All Images

News Release 13-161

NSF report details increase in business research and development

This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.

Photo showing a hand pointing at a graphic on a screen.

Companies spent $294 billion on research and development performed in the United States during 2011, compared with $279 billion during 2010.

Credit: Thinkstock