UK’s science funding model weak in supporting business growth, says former science minister

The UK’s concentration on university-led scientific research has created a system less able to support business growth and government policymaking than those in Germany and other big competitor nations, Britain’s former minister of state for universities and science Lord Willetts said last week. Highlighting Britain’s declining support for public sector research institutes (PSREs) outside the … Continue reading UK’s science funding model weak in supporting business growth, says former science minister