Budgets for Social and Behavioral Science: 2007

Silver, Howard J.
January 2007
Society;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p11
Academic Journal
The article discusses the proposed fiscal year (FY) 2007 budget of U.S. President George W. Bush calling from the outside efforts to help in promoting the scientific field and technological innovation in the country. The budget proposal translates his initiative in economic development through prioritizing among a large number of programs that make up the $2.77 trillion federal budget. According to the report, despite this call, the larger priorities remained centered on fighting the war on terrorism, tightening national security, and promoting the U.S. economy.


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