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Monthly Archives: October 2015

Why do governments support research?

Why do governments support research? The evolving role of the State Sir Peter Gluckman October 2015 Recently, the New Zealand Government published the National Statement of Science Investment (NSSI). This statement heralds a number of important changes particularly in the … Continue reading