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New Budget Accelerates Shift to Competitive Grants

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Science  07 Jan 2005:
Vol. 307, Issue 5706, pp. 24
DOI: 10.1126/science.307.5706.24

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TOKYO-- A 2005 budget adopted last week by the cabinet of Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi features a 2.6% boost for the direct funding of research, far outpacing a 0.1% rise in overall government spending.