2012 GFF Globe ImageThe following Websites are good sources of information related to the global R&D enterprise. Much of the information in this report was derived from these sources, which are certainly not all-inclusive.

American Association for the Advancement of Science

Battelle Memorial Institute

Booz & Co. Global Innovation 1000

China Ministry of Science and Technology

Chinese Academy of Sciences

European Commission Research

European Industrial Research Management Association (EIRMA)

European Union Community R&D Information Service (CORDIS)

International Monetary Fund

R&D Magazine, Advantage Business Media

Schonfeld & Associates

Thomson Reuters

The World Bank

U.S. National Science Foundation

U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (EDGAR database)

White House Office of Science & Technology Policy