Intellectual Property And Economic Development: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Intellectual Property And Economic Development

1st Edition

By Robert M Sherwood

Routledge

226 pages

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Paperback: 9780367165543
pub: 2020-03-30
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Description

This book examines the influence of the intellectual property laws and practices on formal and informal institutions and patterns of behavior, focusing on the relation between intellectual property protection and economic development. It is written for both policy makers and scholars.

Table of Contents

1. Intellectual Property Protection as Infrastructure 2. What Intellectual Property Is 3. How Intellectual Property Works 4. Intellectual Property and Economics 5. Case Materials from Brazil and Mexico 6. Reflections on the Case Materials 7. The Myths of Weak Protection 8. The Cost of Protection 9. Protection: Powerful Development Tool

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General