The argument in brief Why property rights work, how property rights fail If you can't tell the boundaries, then it ain't property Survey of empirical research: do patents perform like property? What are U.S. patents worth to their owners? The cost of disputes How important is the failure of patent notice? Small inventors Abstract patents and software Making patents work as property Reforms to improve notice A glance forward.
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