9781107131163 hardcover 1107131162 hardcover 9781107578968 paperback 1107578965 paperback
Econometric Society monographs ; no. 57.
"This book presents eleven classic papers by the late Professor Suzanne Scotchmer with introductions by leading economists and legal scholars. This book introduces Scotchmer's life and work; analyzes her pioneering contributions to the economics of patents and innovation incentives, with a special focus on the modern theory of cumulative innovation; and describes her pioneering work on law and economics, evolutionary game theory, and general equilibrium/club theory. This book also provides a self-contained introduction to students who want to learn more about the various fields that Professor Scotchmer worked in, with a particular focus on patent incentives and cumulative innovation"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Part I. Threads in the Tapestry Part II. Innovation Theory (I): Cumulative Innovation Part III. Innovation theory (II): law and economics Part IV. Club theory Part V. Evolutionary game theory Part VI. Public policy Part VII. Living legacy Part VIII. Epilogue.
K487.E3 O62 2017
New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017.