•Yonghong Wu, “Tackling Undue Concentration of Federal Research Funding: An Empirical Assessment on NSF’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR),” Research Policy 39(6), 835-841. (2010).

•Yonghong Wu, “NSF’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR): Subsidizing Academic Research or State Budgets?” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 28 (2009).

•Albert Teich, ed., Competitiveness in Academic Research (Washington, DC: AAAS, 1996).

•Robin Wilson and Jeffrey Brainard, “The Research Drain,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, (May 8, 2011).

Legislation, Memoranda, and Hearings

America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010, 111th Congress, 2009–2010, http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5116, April 22, 2010.

•Office of Management and Budget (OMB), “Memorandum for the Heads of Departments and Agencies,” M-10-01, Executive Office of the President, OMB, Oct. 7, 2009.

•P.L. 95-392 (H. Rept. 95-1265), Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)-Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 1979

•House Committee on Science and Technology, Subcommittee on Science, National Science Board: Science Policy and Management for the NSF, 1968–1980, Rpt. 98th Congress, 1st Session, Jan. 1983.

•NSF Memorandum to Members of the National Science Board, Office of the Director, “Program Plan for Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research,” January 4, 1978.

•“1979 National Science Foundation Authorization Hearings Before Subcommittee on Science, Research and Technology of the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives 95th Congress 2nd Session on H.R. 1068,” January 24, 25, 26, and 31, 1978.

•National Science Foundation (NSF) Act of 1950 (Pub. L. 507-81st Congress, as amended)

•51 USC §40903

Submitted to The Committee to Evaluate EPSCoR…

•Denise M. Barnes, Acting Head, NSF EPSCoR, presentation at the NAS EPSCoR Evaluation Committee, Washington, DC, May 24, 2012.

•Richard-Duane Chambers, presentation, NAS 3rd EPSCoR Evaluation Committee, Washington, DC, Dec. 10, 2012.

•Michael Khonsari NSF EPSCoR Project Director and Associate Commissioner for Sponsored Programs Research and Development in Louisiana, correspondence sent to the NAS Evaluation Committee, October 2012.



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