pork barrel funding

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The practice by US Congress of attaching costs for ‘pet projects’ to certain government spending packages

pork barrel funding

Earmarking Research The practice by Congress of attaching costs for 'pet projects' to certain government spending packages
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This involves specifically earmarking research funding for the purpose of disseminating the findings of the research through open access repositories (Finch Group, 2012).
Many prominent scientists decried earmarking research funds for particular diseases.