Some Foundational and Transformative Grand Challenges for the Social and Behavioral Sciences: The Problem of Global Public Goods
5 Pages Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Date Written: October 3, 2010
In a letter to colleagues, Myron Gutmann, Assistant Director of the National Science Foundation, invited people “to contribute white papers outlining grand challenge questions that are both foundational and transformative.” This paper will address some foundational issues that cross the boundaries of many social and natural science: the issue of how to deal with global public goods.
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