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Research Business Models (RBM) Working Group is an interagency working group of the Subcommittee on Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) of the Committee on Science (CoS) a chartered committee of the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC). Objectives include:
  • facilitating a coordinated effort across Federal agencies to address important policy implications arising from the changing nature of scientific research, and
  • examining the effects of these changes on business models for the conduct of scientific research sponsored by the Federal government.
Participating Departments/Agencies:

Department of Commerce
Department of Defense
Department of Education
Department of Energy
Department of Health and Human Services
Department of Homeland Security
Department of Interior
Department of Transportation
Environmental Protection Agency
Food and Drug Administration
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
National Science Foundation
Office of Management and Budget
Office of Naval Research
Office of Science and Technology Policy
US Department of Agriculture
US Geological Survey
Veteran's Administration


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The Subcommittee has established the following email address for receiving comments and questions related to its activities:

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