Research investment already invested

The Department of Industry, Science and Resources announced Friday the Commonwealth, “will invest $13bn in science, research and innovation,” this financial year

Good-o, although it was hardly new news, what with there are only being 8 weeks left. And not all the funding impresses. Like the $3.2bn for the Research and Development Tax Incentive which includes money many in the research policy community think could be better spent on research investors fund from university labs,” a learned reader remark.

Curiously the announcement was made Friday but on Sunday CMM “was not authorised to access this page.”