Streamlining, Harmonizing Regulations for Federally Funded Research:  The National Academies 


Continuing expansion of federal research regulations and requirements is diminishing the effectiveness of the U.S. scientific enterprise and lowering the return on the federal investment in research by directing investigators’ time away from research and toward administrative matters, says a new congressionally mandated report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.  The report identifies specific actions Congress, the White House, federal agencies, and research institutions should take to reduce the regulatory burden.

Source:  Optimizing the Nation’s Investment in Academic Research:
A New Regulatory Framework for the 21st Century: Part 1 (2015) 

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