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Michelle Grattan reports from Canberra each weekday on Breakfast. Counterpoint and Late Night Live dip into all sides of political commentary and, if it's serious news, it'll be discussed all over RN from RN Drive to Sunday Extra.


Public research grants have supression clauses

July 22nd, 2015

Episode 671 of 1761 episodes

If you thought that taxpayer funded research for government departments could at least be relied on to deliver transparent and accountable results that might have some impact on policy, then think again. In his article Suppression clauses in health research funding: Case study of an Australian government contract negotiation published in the Medical Journal of Australia, Professor contained Kypri questions these clauses and the role of universities in promoting open enquiry whilst accepting these contracts.

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