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Measuring Performance: The Advanced Technology Program and Private-Sector Funding

RCED-96-47 Published: Jan 11, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 08, 1996.
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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the impact of the Advanced Technology Program (ATP), focusing on whether: (1) research projects would have been funded by the private sector if they had not received ATP funding; and (2) ATP aids in the formation of joint ventures.

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