volume 18, issue 1, P10-21 2002
DOI: 10.1093/oxrep/18.1.10
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J. Poyago-Theotoky

Abstract: The recent rise in university-industry partnerships has stimulated an important public policy debate regarding how these relationships affect fundamental research. In this paper, we examine the antecedents and consequences of policies to promote university-industry alliances. Although the preliminary evidence appears to suggest that these partnerships have not had a deleterious effect on the quantity and quality of basic research, some legitimate concerns have been raised about these activities that require ad…

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