Abstract

http://ssrn.com/abstract=1256090
 
 

Citations (2)



 
 

Footnotes (89)



 


 



The University as Constructed Cultural Commons


Michael J. Madison


University of Pittsburgh - School of Law

Brett M. Frischmann


Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Katherine J. Strandburg


New York University School of Law


Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 30, 2009
U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-24
Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1256090

Abstract:     
This paper examines commons as socially constructed environments built via and alongside intellectual property rights systems. We sketch a theoretical framework for examining cultural commons across a broad variety of institutional and disciplinary contexts, and we apply that framework to the university and associated practices and institutions.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 40

Keywords: commons, common pools, governance, public goods, information, knowledge, intellectual property, patent pools, university

JEL Classification: D23, H41, K11, L22, L23, O31, O32, O33, O34

Accepted Paper Series


Download This Paper

Date posted: September 9, 2008 ; Last revised: May 24, 2012

Suggested Citation

Madison, Michael J. and Frischmann , Brett M. and Strandburg, Katherine J., The University as Constructed Cultural Commons. Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 30, 2009; U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-24; Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1256090. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1256090

Contact Information

Michael J. Madison (Contact Author)
University of Pittsburgh - School of Law ( email )
3900 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States
412-648-7855 (Phone)
412-648-2648 (Fax)

Brett M. Frischmann
Yeshiva University - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law ( email )
55 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10003
United States

Katherine J. Strandburg
New York University School of Law ( email )
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1099
United States
Feedback to SSRN


Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 1,943
Downloads: 276
Download Rank: 62,924
Citations:  2
Footnotes:  89

© 2014 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo7 in 0.344 seconds