Intellectual Property in the Twenty-First Century: Will the Developing Countries Lead or Follow?

71 Pages Posted: 15 Apr 2010

Date Written: December 22, 2009

Abstract

This article continues the author's contributions on the subject of intellectual property protection in developing countries, and focuses on how those developing countries with growing technological prowess should accommodate their own national systems of innovation to the worldwide intellectual property regime emerging in the post-TRIPS period, with a view to maximizing global economic welfare in the foreseeable future.

Keywords: IP, innovation, TRIPS, developing countries, BRIC, economic development

Suggested Citation

Reichman, Jerome H., Intellectual Property in the Twenty-First Century: Will the Developing Countries Lead or Follow? (December 22, 2009). Houston Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 4, 2009. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1589528

Jerome H. Reichman (Contact Author)

Duke University School of Law ( email )

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Box 90362
Durham, NC 27708
United States

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