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Introduction

In: Intellectual Property for Economic Development

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  • Sanghoon Ahn
  • Bronwyn H. Hall
  • Keun Lee

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Protection of intellectual property rights (IPRs) serves a dual role in economic development. While it promotes innovation by providing legal protection of inventions, it may retard catch-up and learning by restricting the diffusion of innovations. Does stronger IPR protection in a developing country encourage technology development in or technology transfer to that country? This book aims to address the issue, covering diverse forms of IPRs, diverse actors in innovation, and diverse cases from Asia and Latin America.

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  • Sanghoon Ahn & Bronwyn H. Hall & Keun Lee, 2014. "Introduction," Chapters,in: Intellectual Property for Economic Development, chapter 1, pages 1-8 Edward Elgar Publishing.
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    1. Montes, M.F., 1996. "Country Responses to Massive Capital Flows," Research Paper 121, World Institute for Development Economics Research.

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