Japan R&D Budget: Public Spending Falls for First Time

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Science  08 Dec 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5242, pp. 1563
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5242.1563b


Tokyo—Research spending by the Japanese government fell last year for the first time in 41 years, although officials expect this year's total to be higher. Spending by the private sector also declined, for the third consecutive year.