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John A. Alic

John Alic writes and consults on policy issues related to technology and science. As a staff member at the congressional Office of Technology Assessment from 1979 to 1995, he directed studies on international competitiveness and technology policy. He is a co-author of Beyond Spinoff: Military and Commercial Technologies in a Changing World, which appeared in 1992, and New Rules for a New Economy: Employment and Opportunity in Postindustrial America, a Century Foundation book published in 1998. Alic is also author or co-author of many over 100 papers, articles, case studies, and book chapters. A graduate of Cornell, Stanford, and the University of Maryland, hHe has taught at several universities, most recently as an adjunct at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

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Trillions for Military Technology
How the Pentagon Innovates and Why It Costs So Much

Palgrave Macmillan
Trillions for Military Technology explains why the weapons purchased by the U.S. Department of Defense cost so much, why it takes decades to get them into...
John A. Alic

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