Excessive regulations turning scientists into bureaucrats

NSB report cover Excessive regulations are consuming scientists' time and wasting taxpayer dollars, says a report released today by the National Science Board (NSB), the policymaking body of the National Science Foundation and advisor to Congress and the President. "Regulation and oversight of research are needed to ensure accountability, transparency and safety," said Arthur Bienenstock, chair of the NSB task force that examined the issue. "But excessive and ineffective requirements ... More at http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=131273&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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