xiv, 459 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9781847209801 hardbound 1847209807 hardbound 9781849801935 e-book 1849801932 e-book
"[This book] consolidates papers orginally presented at a workshop held in the fall of 2005 at the Robert Schumann Centre for International Studies at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy."--Preface.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Are intellectual property rights quanta of innovation? /J. Adam Holbrook Intellectual property rights and innovation systems : issues for governance in a global context /Bjørn Asheim, Finn Valentin and Christian Zeller Intellectual property rights policy for gene-related inventions : toward optimum balance between public and private ownership /Koichi Sumikura Fundamentals of intellectual property management /Patrick H. Sullivan Making a return on R&D : a business perspective /Sharon Oriel Looking beyond the firm : intellectual asset management and biotechnology /Karen L. Durell and E. Richard Gold Increasing internal value from patents : the role of organizational arrangements /Marc Ingham, Cecile Ayerbe, Emmanuel Métais and Liliana Mitkova Language system (LS) 3.0 : an agenda for a model of innovation valuation /Clinton W. Francis Measurement of innovation and intellectual property management : challenging processes /L. Martin Cloutier and Susanne Sirois Open development : is the 'open source' analogy relevant to biotechnology? /Alan G. Isaac and Walter G. Park On the border : biotechnology, the scope of intellectual property and the dissemination of scientific benefits /Christopher May On the comparative institutional economics of intellectual property in biotechnology /F. Scott Kieff Accessibility of biological data : a role for the European database right? /Jasper A. Bovenberg Biotechnology patents, public trust and patent pools : the need for governance? /Timothy Caulfield Agricultural biotechnology and trends in the intellectual property rights regime : emerging challenges for developing countries /Sachin Chaturvedi The role of intellectual property rights in biotechnology innovation : national international comparisons /Richard Y. Boadi Intellectual property, information and divergences in economic development - institutional patterns and outcomes circa 1421-2000 /Ian Inkster Watch what you export : the history of medical exceptions from patentability /Tina Piper.
K1519.B54 R65 2009
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