xxii, 203 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9781509920310 (hardback) 1509920315 (hardback)
This book was written based on the author's doctoral thesis submitted to The Universiy of Manchester.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-196) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Motivation of employee inventors and the effect of incentives on their productivity Inventor remuneration in the organisational context Monetary rewards and the creativity of employee inventors Legitimacy of employer ownership The United States Other common law countries Inventions made by university researchers Civil law countries General conclusion.