Incentives in University Technology Transfers
AbstractThere are two main ways in which the knowledge created in universities has been transferred to firms: licensing agreements and the creation of spin-offs. In this paper, we describe the main steps in the transfer of university innovations, the main incentive issues that appear in this process, and the contractual solutions proposed to address them.
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Date of creation: 06 Oct 2009
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- O32 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Management of Technological Innovation and R&D
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- NEP-ALL-2009-10-17 (All new papers)
- NEP-CTA-2009-10-17 (Contract Theory & Applications)
- NEP-EDU-2009-10-17 (Education)
- NEP-INO-2009-10-17 (Innovation)
- NEP-IPR-2009-10-17 (Intellectual Property Rights)
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