U.S. Intellectual Property and Counterfeit Goods—Landscape Review of Existing/Emerging Research
76 Pages Posted: 16 Apr 2020
Date Written: April 2020
This report provides an overview of the international market for counterfeit goods. Specifically, the report details the overall magnitude of international counterfeit trade, and explains how counterfeit goods affect the U.S. economy. It highlights the role of the private sector in combatting counterfeits, and the rising trend of counterfeit trade via small parcels. Last, it reviews trends in consumer attitudes towards counterfeit goods, and assesses the facilitating role of social media.
Keywords: counterfeits, enforcement, international trade, small parcels, social media
JEL Classification: 034
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