Methods of Intellectual Property Valuation

13 Pages Posted: 21 Oct 2008  

Susan Chaplinsky

University of Virginia - Darden School of Business

Graham Payne

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Abstract

This note addresses the methods used in valuing intellectual property, with a particular focus on patents. The note defines intellectual property and explains its growing importance. It also describes income methods, market approaches, discounted-cash-flow methods, and option-valuation methods.

Keywords: option valuation, patents, valuation, intellectual property

Suggested Citation

Chaplinsky, Susan and Payne, Graham, Methods of Intellectual Property Valuation. Darden Case No. UVA-F-1401. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=909734

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Graham Payne

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