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Prescription for Change: The Looming Crisis in Drug Development

Michael Kinch

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469630625
eISBN:
9781469630649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630625.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

The introduction of new medicines has dramatically improved the quantity and quality of individual and public health while contributing trillions of dollars to the global economy. In spite of these ... More


Telecom Manufacturing, Research and Development, Software Development, and Outsourcing

Varadharajan Sridhar

in The Telecom Revolution in India: Technology, Regulation, and Policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198075530
eISBN:
9780199081042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198075530.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter covers the hardware industry in the areas of network equipment, cables and transmission, hardware components, and handsets. The growth of this outsourcing and the recent advancements in ... More


How the Government Created the Pharmaceutical Industry

Robert I. Field

in Mother of Invention: How the Government Created "Free-Market" Health Care

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199746750
eISBN:
9780199354528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746750.003.0003
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The pharmaceutical industry, perennially one of the most profitable,requires a steady flow of biomedical research to develop new products. However, investment in basic scienceis difficult for private ... More


A Use of the University of Michigan: Samuel P. Hayes Jr. and Economic Development

Ethan Schrum

in The Instrumental University: Education in Service of the National Agenda after World War II

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736643
eISBN:
9781501736650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736643.003.0006
Subject:
Education, History of Education

Chapter 5 examines how Samuel P. Hayes, Jr., an early Point Four official who later helped design the Peace Corps, tried to “use” the University of Michigan to establish a program of ... More


Social Science Research in India: Status, Issues, and Policies

Sukhadeo Thorat and Samar Verma (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199474417
eISBN:
9780199089062
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199474417.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

Social science research (SSR) has a vital role in enriching societies, by generating scientific knowledge that brings insights—even enlightenment—in understanding the dynamics of human behaviour and ... More


India's Military Modernization: Strategic Technologies and Weapons Systems

Rajesh Basrur and Bharath Gopalaswamy (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199451623
eISBN:
9780199085248
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451623.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This volume is the second part of a two-part project on Indian military modernization which examines India’s evolving capabilities in areas relating to advanced technologies in cruise missiles, ... More


The Journalist as Crusader: The Beijing Taxi Corruption Case

David Bandurski, Martin Hala, and Ying Chan

in Investigative Journalism in China: Eight Cases in Chinese Watchdog Journalism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622091733
eISBN:
9789882207066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622091733.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In June 2002, the staff of the weekly supplement of the China Economic Times, one of China's leading business dailies, held their Friday editorial meeting. Wang Nan, the section's editor, passed a ... More


Knowledge Mobilisation and Utilisation in the Singapore Education System: The Nexus Between Researchers, Policy Makers and Practitioners

Laikwoon Teh, David Hogan, and Clive Dimmock

in The impact of research in education: An international perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306207
eISBN:
9781447310990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306207.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter outlines how knowledge is mobilised – produced, mediated and applied – to improve education practice and policy in Singapore. It begins with an introduction to Singapore's education ... More


A Hesitant Start: Patents, Politics, and Process

Lara V. Marks

in The Lock and Key of Medicine: Monoclonal Antibodies and the Transformation of Healthcare

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780300167733
eISBN:
9780300213522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300167733.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses how the dissemination of monoclonal antibodies (Mabs) involved complex negotiations between actors in numerous scientific laboratories across the world, negotiations that also ... More


The Alchemy of Empire: Drugs and Development in the Americas

Suzanna Reiss

in We Sell Drugs: The Alchemy of US Empire

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520280779
eISBN:
9780520959026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520280779.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Raw drug materials imported by U.S. pharmaceutical companies became the foundation for a therapeutic revolution. Governments and corporations embraced drug research and development to lengthen life, ... More


Innovation in Strategic Technologies: India’s Experience in a Conceptual and Historical Context

Kartik Bommakanti

in India's Military Modernization: Strategic Technologies and Weapons Systems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199451623
eISBN:
9780199085248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451623.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter evaluates the relationship between technology and strategy in the Indian context. It draws on the literature that focuses on the relationship between the state and society to analyze ... More


The Indian Defence Industry: Struggling with Change

Richard A. Bitzinger

in India's Military Modernization: Challenges and Prospects

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198092384
eISBN:
9780199082674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092384.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines India’s defence industry by noting that, after China, India possesses the largest and most ambitious defence industrial base in the Asia-Pacific. Yet the performance of the ... More


Open Innovation Results: Going Beyond the Hype and Getting Down to Business

Henry Chesbrough

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198841906
eISBN:
9780191878008
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841906.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Open Innovation Results challenges conventional thinking about exponential technologies, and probes the deeper factors necessary to obtain economic and social value from technology. It shows that ... More


How the Body Speaks

Veena Das

in Affliction: Health, Disease, Poverty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823261802
eISBN:
9780823268917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823261802.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the ways in which illness is made knowable in the course of clinical and social transactions by focusing on one of the neighborhoods in East Delhi, Bhagwanpur Kheda. More ... More


Independent Bodies in the Ministry of Defense and the General Staff

Pesach Malovany IDF (Ret.), Amatzia Baram, Kevin M. Woods, and Ronna Englesberg

in Wars of Modern Babylon: A History of the Iraqi Army from 1921 to 2003

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813169439
eISBN:
9780813169514
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813169439.003.0051
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter deals with independent bodies in the Ministry of Defence and the General Staff as the General Inspectorate, the Legal Division Directorate, the Military Accounts Directorate, the ... More


The Skewed Balance: Technologists’ Dominance in India’s Military Modernization

Bibhu Prasad Routray

in India's Military Modernization: Strategic Technologies and Weapons Systems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199451623
eISBN:
9780199085248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451623.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

India, world’s largest weapons importer, is estimated to spend US$80 billion on military modernization programmes by 2015. The country is just not spending heavily on building up its land and air ... More


The False Promise of Self-Reliance: The Weapons Procurement Process

Anit Mukherjee

in The Absent Dialogue: Politicians, Bureaucrats, and the Military in India

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190905903
eISBN:
9780190069223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190905903.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines civil–military relations and the weapons procurement process in India. It begins with a conceptual discussion, using illustrations of other democracies, on the role of civilians ... More


Introduction to Neuropsychology and Technology

Robert L. Kane and Thomas D. Parsons

in The Role of Technology in Clinical Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190234737
eISBN:
9780197559543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190234737.003.0005
Subject:
Computer Science, Virtual Reality

The word disruptive has become associated with the age of technology. The connotations of this term have changed drastically from years ago, when in schools it was associated with the type of ... More


Changing Priorities for the Indian Military in Space

Victoria Samson

in India's Military Modernization: Strategic Technologies and Weapons Systems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199451623
eISBN:
9780199085248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451623.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

India has shifted its focus on space from a tool to help domestic national development to one that has a more militaristic bent and could be used to shape its national security. It is using its ... More


India’s Nuclear Weaponization: Warheads, Delivery Systems, and Doctrinal Compatibility

T.S. Gopi Rethinaraj

in India's Military Modernization: Strategic Technologies and Weapons Systems

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199451623
eISBN:
9780199085248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199451623.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Nuclear weapons development requires three critical elements: fissile materials, testing data, warheads and delivery systems. Estimates of India’s fissile material stocks suitable for military are ... More


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