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SEST 5734: AI and National Security

This guide will help you locate open-source historical data for the tech policy forecasting scenario you've been assigned.

Commodities, Trade, and Labor Data

Tech Industry and Market Data

Please note that to date, artificial intelligence does not have a separate industry code. However, the NAICS Code ( The North American Industry Classification System) 541715 does include fields which use artificial intelligence in research and development.

NAICS Code 541715 – Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Nanotechnology and Biotechnology) This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in conducting research and experimental development (except nanotechnology and biotechnology research and experimental development) in the physical, engineering, and life sciences, such as agriculture, electronics, environmental, biology, botany, computers, chemistry, food, fisheries, forests, geology, health, mathematics, medicine, oceanography, pharmacy, physics, veterinary and other allied subjects.

Tech Investments and IP Data

Semiconductor Industry

China Investments

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