Panagopoulos, Andreas (2009) Revisiting the link between knowledge spillovers and growth: an intellectual property perspective. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 18 (6). pp. 533-546. ISSN 1476-8364Full text not available from this repository.
Patents act as an incentive to innovate. However, as this paper argues, patents can discourage some innovators from innovating, reducing knowledge spillovers. The combined result of the above suggests a concave relationship between patent protection and output growth.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Economics of Innovation and New Technology|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||intellectual property ; patent races ; growth|
|Departments:||Lancaster University Management School > Economics|
|Deposited On:||11 Jul 2011 19:17|
|Last Modified:||04 Dec 2016 02:08|
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