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La divulgation volontaire des innovations. Une modélisation théorique

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  • Étienne Pfister
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    This article considers the voluntary disclosure of technical knowledge (research opportunities, scientific breakthroughs, positive tests results, etc.) that are commonly observed in many industries. A two step technological race model is used to define those conditions under which disclosure will emerge, why it may be preferred to a cost-sharing joint venture and how it affects the optimal patent policy. Classification JEL : L00, O31, O32, O34

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    Article provided by Presses de Sciences-Po in its journal Revue économique.

    Volume (Year): 55 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 2 ()
    Pages: 165-186

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    Handle: RePEc:cai:recosp:reco_552_0165
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