Colorado College Working Paper No. 2006-01
10 Pages Posted: 28 Aug 2006
Date Written: August 2006
There are two counter-intuitive trends in technological collaboration currently at work, making collaborative patent applications less common but where they exist, the collaborations involve more partners. Patent data are used to examine these trends along with the impact of two recent policy changes, including the relevance for particular nations and technologies.
Keywords: patent, collaboration, research, technology, invention, immigration, Homeland Security
JEL Classification: O3
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Johnson, Daniel K. N. and Sneed, Katherine A., Are Many Heads Better than Two? Recent Changes in International Technological Collaboration (August 2006). Colorado College Working Paper No. 2006-01. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=926629 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.926629