ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN THE PLANT/SEED INDUSTRY

We develop a theoretical model of strategic firm behavior in seeking property rights given multiple property regimes. Our model suggests probability of the loss of trade secrets and revelations through patent applications does play a significant role in the choice of property rights by plant firms.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20080
Total Pages:
12
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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