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The Resource Innovation and its discontents : how our broken patent system is endangering innovation and progress, and what to do about it, Adam B. Jaffe and Josh Lerner

Innovation and its discontents : how our broken patent system is endangering innovation and progress, and what to do about it, Adam B. Jaffe and Josh Lerner

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Innovation and its discontents : how our broken patent system is endangering innovation and progress, and what to do about it
Title
Innovation and its discontents
Title remainder
how our broken patent system is endangering innovation and progress, and what to do about it
Statement of responsibility
Adam B. Jaffe and Josh Lerner
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The United States patent system has become sand rather than lubricant in the wheels of American progress. Such is the premise behind this provocative and timely book by two of the nation's leading experts on patents and economic innovation. Innovation and Its Discontents tells the story of how recent changes in patenting--an institutional process that was created to nurture innovation--have wreaked havoc on innovators, businesses, and economic productivity. Jaffe and Lerner, who have spent the past two decades studying the patent system, show how legal changes initiated in the 1980s converted
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Jaffe, Adam B
Dewey number
346.730486
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3120
LC item number
.J34 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Lerner, Joshua
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  • Patent practice
  • Patents
  • Technological innovations
  • LAW
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Patent practice
  • Patents
  • Technological innovations
  • United States
  • Patenterteilung
  • Kritik
  • Technische Innovation
  • Patent
  • USA
Label
Innovation and its discontents : how our broken patent system is endangering innovation and progress, and what to do about it, Adam B. Jaffe and Josh Lerner
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Today's Patent System at Work; Chapter 2 The Dark Side of Patents; Chapter 3 The Long Debate; Chapter 4 The Silent Revolution; Chapter 5 The Slow Starvation; Chapter 6 The Patent Reform Quagmire; Chapter 7 Innovation and Its Discontents; Notes; Index
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733555319
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 236 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837342
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/cttvnf4
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)733555319
Label
Innovation and its discontents : how our broken patent system is endangering innovation and progress, and what to do about it, Adam B. Jaffe and Josh Lerner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Today's Patent System at Work; Chapter 2 The Dark Side of Patents; Chapter 3 The Long Debate; Chapter 4 The Silent Revolution; Chapter 5 The Slow Starvation; Chapter 6 The Patent Reform Quagmire; Chapter 7 Innovation and Its Discontents; Notes; Index
Control code
733555319
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 236 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837342
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvnf4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)733555319

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