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Race Specific Patents, Commercialization, and Intellectual Property Policy


Shubha Ghosh


Syracuse University College of Law

March 26, 2008


Abstract:     
This paper introduces the concept of race specific patents through an archival analysis of published patents which are interpreted textually and through the lens of intellectual property policy. Race specific patents are patents for inventions that are aimed at racially or ethnically defined markets. The paper documents these patents, categorizes them, and uses the tools of economic and critical theory to understand them from the perspective of intellectual property policy.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 57

Keywords: Patents, Historical, Intellectual Property Policy


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Date posted: March 29, 2008  

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Ghosh, Shubha, Race Specific Patents, Commercialization, and Intellectual Property Policy (March 26, 2008). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1113505 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1113505

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Shubha Ghosh (Contact Author)
Syracuse University College of Law ( email )
900 S. Crouse Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2130
United States
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