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We study the effect of the fragmentation of intellectual property rights on optimal patent design. The major finding is that when several complementary innovative compone [...]
2010-11 | Working or Discussion Paper |
We study a quality-ladder model of endogenous growth that produces stochastic leadership cycles. Over a cycle, industry leaders can innovate several successive times in t [...]
2010-04 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Intellectual property rights such as patents protect new inventions from imitation and competition. Patents' major objective is to provide incentives for invention, sacri [...]
2006 | Report |
This article reviews intellectual property rights (IPRs), with some emphasis on the protection of agricultural and life sciences innovations. The main institutional featu [...]
2001 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This paper investigates the role of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) protection and Environmental Policies (EPs) on clean (renewable) and dirty (fossil-based) technolog [...]
2013-05 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The land restitution in Bulgaria led to a severe fragmentation in land ownership. This has an impact on the agricultural development and land market. The article investig [...]
2005 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
While biotechnology creates new opportunities for agriculture, developments are impeded by confusion in the system for awarding intellectual property rights (IPRs) over a [...]
1996 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Most of the previous studies on the effect of IPR protection on international trade have been from the perspective of major industrialized nations. However, much of the c [...]
2008 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
This paper explores the role of IPR protection in the emergence of R&D linkages from newly emerging economies. Using data from a new survey on Chinese and Indian firm [...]
2011-07 | Working or Discussion Paper |
The choice of a research path in attacking scientific and technological problems is a significant component of firms' R&D strategy. One of the findings of the patent [...]
2005 | Working or Discussion Paper |