Science and Engineering Indicators 2012: Companion 1
Research and Development, Innovation, and the Science and Engineering Workforce: A Companion Piece to Science and Engineering Indicators 2012 represents a critical building block for science and technology (S&T) based innovation, which is so essential to continued economic growth and prospects for employment in the S&E workforce.
Science and Engineering Indicators 2012
Provides a broad base of quantitative information on the U.S. and international science and engineering
enterprise. The data are "indicators." Indicators are quantitative representations ...
The United States possesses the most innovative, technologically capable economy in the world, and yet its
science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education system is failing to ensure that all
American students receive the skills and knowledge required for success in the 21st century workforce.