In years intellectual property rights (IPR) took on major significance as an element of global trade regulation. This title offers comprehensive and analytical literature surveys of the central questions regarding the linkages between intellectual property protection, international trade and investment, and economic growth.This contrasts with the market power afforded by patents, which support slower change. ... national and international trademark law through registration or usage in the market place.21 Trademarks are a part of ... 300) define abrand equitya, as the aadded value a given brand name gives to a product beyond the functional benefits provideda. ... While trade secrets are not, therefore, IPR in the strictest sense they do have the effect of protecting exclusive use of an undisclosed technology.
|Title||:||Intellectual Property, Growth and Trade|
|Author||:||Keith E. Maskus, Hamid Beladi|
|Publisher||:||Emerald Group Publishing - 2008-03-04|