Impact of Federal Research and Development Policies on Scientific and Technical Manpower: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Employment and Manpower of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, U. S. Senate, Eighty-ninth Congress, First Session

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Considers the effects of the geographical distribution of federally funded RPD programs on the employment and manpower situations of local and national economies. Includes discussion of the so called "brain drain," through which scientists from midwestern areas relocate on the coasts where lucrative Federal contracts have increased salaries.

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