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A New Look at the Patent System


  • Levin, Richard C


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  • Levin, Richard C, 1986. "A New Look at the Patent System," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 76(2), pages 199-202, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:76:y:1986:i:2:p:199-202

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    2. Harabi, Najib, 1996. "Patents in Theory and Practice: Empirical Results from Switzerland," MPRA Paper 9606, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    3. Harabi, Najib, 1991. "Einflussfaktoren von Forschung und Entwicklung in der Schweizer Industrie: Ergebnisse einer schriftlichen Expertenbefragung
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    4. Lepage Henri, 1990. "Les Brevets Dans La Strategie Des Entreprises : Le Cas Français," Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, De Gruyter, vol. 1(2), pages 1-26, June.
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    6. Harabi, Najib, 1995. "Appropriability of technical innovations an empirical analysis," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 24(6), pages 981-992, November.
    7. Harabi, Najib, 1992. "Determinanten des Technischen Fortschritts: Eine Empirische Analyse für die Schweiz
      [Determinants of Technical Change: An Empirical Analysis for Switzerland]
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    8. Harabi, Najib, 1993. "Facteurs déterminants la recherche et le développement dans l'industrie: Résultats d'une enquête écrite sur l'industrie suisse
      [Factors affecting R&D in the manufactiring industry: empirical result
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    9. Maik T. Schneider, 2007. "Knowledge Codification and Endogenous Growth," CER-ETH Economics working paper series 07/65, CER-ETH - Center of Economic Research (CER-ETH) at ETH Zurich.
    10. Der-Fang Hung, 2015. "Sustained Competitive Advantage and Organizational Inertia: The Cost Perspective of Knowledge Management," Journal of the Knowledge Economy, Springer;Portland International Center for Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET), vol. 6(4), pages 769-789, December.
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    12. Harabi, N., 1992. "Appropriability, Technological Opportunity, Market Demand and Technical Change, Empirical evidence from Switzerland," Papers 22, Universitat Zurich - Wirtschaftswissenschaftliches Institut.
    13. Ted Klastorin & Weiyu Tsai, 2004. "New Product Introduction: Timing, Design, and Pricing," Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, INFORMS, vol. 6(4), pages 302-320, August.
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      ," MPRA Paper 26261, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    15. Federica Rossi, 2014. "The efficiency of universities’ knowledge transfer activities: A multi-output approach beyond patenting and licensing," Working Papers 16, Birkbeck Centre for Innovation Management Research, revised Feb 2014.
    16. Yang, Deli, 2008. "Pendency and grant ratios of invention patents: A comparative study of the US and China," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(6-7), pages 1035-1046, July.

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