Who is Afraid of Pirates? An Experiment on the Deterrence of Innovation by Imitation

In the policy debate, intellectual property is often justified by what seems to be a straightforward argument: if innovators are not protected against others appropriating their ideas, incentives for innovation are suboptimally low. Now in most industries for most potential users, appropriating a fo...

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Main Author: Engel, Christoph
Kleine, Marco
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods 01.05.2013
Data of publication: 2013-05-01
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Dewey Decimal Classification: 330
Discipline: Economics
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Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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