Patents and Innovation

Trends and Policy Challenges

Few systematic economic evaluations have been carried out on patent system to better inform policy choices. This report, which covers a range of areas, and highlights some issues that policy makers should address in the near future, including markets for technology, patenting by public reserach organisations, biotechnology, and software and services.


02 Feb 2004 32 pages English 9789264026728 (PDF)

Author(s): OECD