Forestry and Agricultural Research Price IndexesEntry ID: USDA0145
Abstract: To assess the extent to which inflation has eroded the real
purchasing power of research budgets. Data include: average
scientist's compensation, average university faculty
compensation by academic rank, other personnel compensation,
price trends for nonpersonnel research expenditures. The data
are used to deflate nominal research expenditures when
evaluating the economic impacts of research, ... and to analyze
trends in real research expenditures.
Collection Organization: USDA/FS - North Central Forest
Collection Methodology: Data gathered by the Forest Service.
Collection Frequency: Annual.
Update Characteristics: N/A.
Less than 100 K on floppy disk.
Data Center: USDA Forest Service
Dissemination Media: Raw and analyzed data; stored on paper and
File Format: ASCII
Access Instructions: Not available to the public at this time.
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Start Date: 1965-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: bengs001 at maroon.tc.umn.edu
USDA Forest Service North Central Forest Experiment Station 1992 Folwell Avenue
City: St. Paul
Province or State: MN
Postal Code: 55108-6148
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-11-22