Financial Interests and Research Bias

TitleFinancial Interests and Research Bias
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsResnik, DB
JournalPerspectives on Science
Volume8
Issue3
Pagination255 - 285
Date Published09/2000
ISSN Number15309274
KeywordsBias in Research , Conflict of Interest , MEDICINE , SCIENCE , University/Industry Collaboration
AbstractConcern is rising among scientists, government officials and science policy experts about the increasing role of financial interests in research. Many believe that these interests are undermining research by causing bias and error, suppression of results, and even outright fraud. This paper first discusses what is meant by research bias, and discusses some strategies for managing the influence of financial interests.
DOI10.1162/106361400750340497
Short TitlePerspectives on Science
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