Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation in the Times of Corona Epidemic - Policy Brief
Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation in the Times of Corona Epidemic - Policy Brief (2020)
8 Pages Posted: 8 May 2020
Date Written: April 27, 2020
This paper discusses emerging issues in enabling affordable access and incentivization in the context of Corona Epidemics. It discusses proposed ideas on Patent Pools and Patent Pledges. The option of using Compulsory Licensing, particularly in India is discussed. The challenges for India are analyzed.
Keywords: Corona, COVID, TRIPS, Compulsory Licensing, Patent, India, Innovation, Vaccine, Open Innovation, Drug Discovery
JEL Classification: K33, L40
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