National research priorities

Ireland“Sir, – On Wednesday the Government published its refreshed 14 research priorities for 2018-2023. It claims that these priorities are critical to social and economic progress. Yet all of them favour technological solutions only and promote business interests. They completely ignore areas such as housing, deprivation, education, community development, economics, public administration, law, planning, culture, and the wider public good …” (more)

[Rob Kitchin, Irish Times, 19 March]

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