The Transfer and Licensing of Know-How and Intellectual Property: Understanding the Multinational Enterprise in the Modern World

David J. Teece, THE TRANSFER AND LICENSING OF KNOW-HOW AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: UNDERSTANDING THE MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISE IN THE MODERN WORLD, World Scientific Publishing Co., September 10, 2008

7 Pages Posted: 11 Sep 2009

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David Teece

Institute for Business Innovation

Date Written: September 10, 2008

Abstract

The international transfer of technology is one of the most important features of the global economy. However, the literature on it is sparse. This book encapsulates the author’s contributions to this field over the last three decades and provides insights into the manner, mechanisms, and cost of technology transfer across national boundaries and the implications for (the theory of) the international firm.

Keywords: Technology Transfer, Royalties, Licensing, Cross Licensing, Intellectual Property, Multinational Enterprise, Research and Development, Foreign Investment

Suggested Citation

Teece, David J., The Transfer and Licensing of Know-How and Intellectual Property: Understanding the Multinational Enterprise in the Modern World (September 10, 2008). David J. Teece, THE TRANSFER AND LICENSING OF KNOW-HOW AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: UNDERSTANDING THE MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISE IN THE MODERN WORLD, World Scientific Publishing Co., September 10, 2008. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1470505

David J. Teece (Contact Author)

Institute for Business Innovation ( email )

F402 Haas School of Business, #1930
Berkeley, CA 94720-1930
United States
(510) 642-4041 (Phone)

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