Methodology for the Industry Estimates in the 2007 R&D Satellite Account (PDF)

This paper is part of a series that provides the details behind the Bureau of Economic Analysis's (BEA) satellite account on research and development (R&D) activity. It describes the data and experimental methodology used to create the GDP-by-Industry component of the satellite account for thirteen R&D-intensive industries and an aggregation of all other for-profit industries.

Carol Robbins , Felicia V. Candela , Mahnaz Fahim-Nader , and Gabriel W. Medeiros