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The National Venture Capital Association's Heesen worries that the existence of federal venture-capital funding might lure private investors into throwing good money after bad.
It's time to stop throwing good money after bad and start providing an incentive for the right kind of performance by the defense industry.
Despite stepped-up efforts, many manufacturers are throwing good money after bad in their attempts to comply with government product content regulations, according to a new study co-sponsored by Dassault Systemes (DS) (Nasdaq: DASTY; Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.