Discussion Paper of the Institute for Organisational Economics 4/2017

Vor- und Nachteile verschiedener Arten von Drittmitteln
Alexander Dilger
April 2017



Advantages and Disadvantages of Different Kinds of Third-party Funds

There are different kinds of third-party funds for academic research. Particularly, one can differentiate between third-party funds for free research, for open-ended research to given themes and for specified contract research. Their relative advantages and disadvantages are discussed including their relationship to basic funding.