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What's the impact of shale oil and gas on the economy, environment and national security? Join us Sept. 22 to discuss the growth of fracking and how to balance public health risks with economic and national security rewards. Webinar available: http://ow.ly/RIcrM
Policy Forum Hosted by RTI International
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Ziptronix, Inc., a company we spunoff in 2000 and a pioneer in three-dimensional integrated circuits is being purchased for $39 million by Tessera Technologies,a Silcon Valley company http://ow.ly/RvT7C
Tessera's (Nasdaq: TSRA) $39 million all-cash buy of Ziptronix packs a big Triangle punch – as at least four local investor groups have a hand in the deal.
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Our survey shows just how conflicted Americans are about #longtermcare insurance @forbes #LTCareCosts http://ow.ly/R8OIw
A newly-released survey shows just how conflicted Americans are about long-term care insurance. And how unrealistic they are about how much long-term care costs and how much insurance they can buy for what they are willing to spend. The survey, completed in 2014 by the consulting firm RTI International and the [...]
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"RTI International has developed a cook stove that burns cleaner … and that powers gadgets."- @gizmag #globalhealth http://ow.ly/R62Tr
Cooking fires are a major source of health problems for millions of people in developing nations, who use them on a daily basis. In an effort to address the problem, RTI International has developed a cook stove that burns cleaner … and that powers gadgets.
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"To grow, most companies are looking to boost hiring in two main ways," said Sara Lawrence, a senior manager in economic development at RTI. "First, companies are looking for mid-career talent with some industry experience. Next, companies are seeking talent with blended skillsets that integrate communications and business acumen, for example, with engineering or data analytics." http://ow.ly/QZoTN
Cleantech companies plan to hire within five years, need range of skills and expertise
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Investing in our future, RTI awards scholarships to staff members' children. Congratulations to this year's recipients Katherine Wang and Avinash Ganapathi!
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How are shale oil and gas impacting the U.S. economy and world oil prices? A new book by RTI Press takes a look at the pros and cons of the fast-changing energy source. http://ow.ly/RAZPb
Fracking for shale oil and gas spurs manufacturing renaissance, improves energy security in the U.S
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Our research impacting policy... We found that found that some moderately selective colleges seemed to reduce aid to students based on how they ordered colleges on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Now the Dept. of Ed plans to end the practice of giving colleges that information. http://ow.ly/RjiTo
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Our research demonstrates why long-term care insurance hasn't caught on http://ow.ly/R8OIw
A newly-released survey shows just how conflicted Americans are about long-term care insurance. And how unrealistic they are about how much long-term care costs and how much insurance they can buy for what they are willing to spend. The survey, completed in 2014 by the consulting firm RTI International and the [...]
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"RTI International has developed a cook stove that burns cleaner … and that powers gadgets."- @gizmag http://ow.ly/R62Tr
Cooking fires are a major source of health problems for millions of people in developing nations, who use them on a daily basis. In an effort to address the problem, RTI International has developed a cook stove that burns cleaner … and that powers gadgets.
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Medicare patients in rural areas have lower rates of follow-up care after leaving the hospital—which may place them at higher risk of emergency department visits and repeat hospitalizations, according to a new RTI study. http://ow.ly/QUhex
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Investing in our future, RTI awards scholarships to staff members' children. Congratulations to this year's recipients Katherine Wang and Avinash Ganapathi!
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RTI International is an independent, nonprofit institute that provides research, development, and technical services to governments and commercial clients around the world.
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RTI International is one of the world's leading research institutes, dedicated to improving the human condition by turning knowledge into practice. Our staff of more than 3,700 provides research and technical services to governments and businesses in more than 75 countries in the areas of health and pharmaceuticals, education and training, surveys and statistics, advanced technology, international development, economic and social policy, energy and the environment, and laboratory testing and chemical analysis.

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