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Unformatted text preview: vangelia Chalioti c A ll rights reserved. Intro History Patents IP Government funding National Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) war-related projects: mission to promote military & civilian aviation sta¤ were encouraged to pursue unauthorized "bootleg" research, provided that it was not too exotic successor: National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) e.g. the Apollo moon landing (’ 69), weather/communication satellites Lecture 2: Institutions, Econ483: Econ of Innovation & Technology, Evangelia Chalioti c A ll rights reserved. Intro History Patents IP Neil Alden Armstrong (August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012): the …rst person to walk on the Moon "One small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind" Lecture 2: Institutions, Econ483: Econ of Innovation & Technology, Evangelia Chalioti c A ll rights reserved. Intro History Patents IP Government funding After WWII: O¢ ce for Scientic R&D A modern government laboratory focused mainly on military technologies. During Korean War: electronics, nuclear technology In 1960s: biology, physics, astronomy End of the Cold War (1989): advanced nuclear weapons, computing initiati...
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