IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/gok/ijdcv1/v1y2011i3p355-364.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Private defense of intellectural properties and economic growth

Author

Listed:
  • Akiyama, Taro
  • Furukawa, Yuichi
  • Yano, Makoto

Abstract

This paper investigates the private defense of intellectual properties in a standard North–South endogenous growth model in which R&D activities are endogenized. It identifies two major factors determining whether or not private defense activities contribute to economic growth: (i) The relative cost between private defense and innovation, and (ii) the strength of intellectual property laws in the South.

Suggested Citation

  • Akiyama, Taro & Furukawa, Yuichi & Yano, Makoto, 2011. "Private defense of intellectural properties and economic growth," International Journal of Development and Conflict, Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, vol. 1(3), pages 355-364.
  • Handle: RePEc:gok:ijdcv1:v:1:y:2011:i:3:p:355-364
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.worldscientific.com/doi/pdf/10.1142/S2010269011000221
    Download Restriction: no

    Citations

    Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
    as


    Cited by:

    1. Furukawa, Yuichi, 2013. "The struggle to survive in the R&D sector: Implications for innovation and growth," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 121(1), pages 26-29.

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:gok:ijdcv1:v:1:y:2011:i:3:p:355-364. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/gipepin.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.