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1 Patent Policy Legal-economic effects in a national and international framework Pia Weiss O Routledge j j j ^ Taylor & Francis Croup LONDON AND NEW YORK

2 Contents List of figures xiii List of tables xiv List of abbreviations xv 1 General introduction 1 PARTI Patent systems and patent law 5 2 Introduction 7 3 A short history of the patent system A general overview The first patents The guilds in the middle ages The development in the United States International patent treaties The Paris Convention The TRIPs Agreement The Patent Cooperation Treaty A Important development steps of patents 19 4 Foundations of patent systems Natural rights theory John Locke and the natural rights theory Intellectual property and natural rights Utilitarian theory Jeremy Bentham and utilitarianism Utilitarianism and patent systems Two patent theories 27

3 x Contents 5 An introduction to patent law and policy instruments The patent system Patent prosecution Patent enforcement Legal policy instruments and their economic effects Patent prosecution Patent enforcement From patent law to economic modelling 46 5.A A comparison of patent fees 48 PART II 'v_. Patent policy from a national perspective 49 6 Introduction 51 7 The optimal patent term Patent maintenance Nordhaus' model of optimal uniform patent life Public vs private knowledge as the source for ideas The timing of the decisions The market stage The inventor's research effort The optimal patent length Optimal renewal schemes Asymmetric information on the patent value The benchmark models Optimal differentiation policy A Proofs to the lemmata and propositions 72 8 Patent scope Exogenous patent value The general framework General results The optimal policy design for horizontal product differentiation Endogenous patent value A patent race with endogenous research effort The optimal investment decision The socially optimal policy design 90

4 8.3 Patent scope and costly imitation A model with endogenous research effort and costly imitation The firms' decisions The optimal patent length and patent scope when imitation is costly 96 8.A Proofs to the lemmata and propositions 97 Contents xi 9 Patent breadth A simple model without patent length A sequence of two inventions 101 " The optimal patent-anti-trust policy An infinite sequence of inventions with patent term A sequence of innovations and patent instruments A model of homogeneous tastes Heterogeneous tastes in a model of a natural oligopoly A Proofs to the lemmata and propositions The non-obviousness standard The basic framework of a model with an infinite sequence of patent races An infinite sequence of patent races 129 TO. 1.2 Patentability and the non-obviousness standard Demand and prices The expected profits Firms and the optimal research effort The ex-post value functions The ex-ante value function The optimal research effort The optimal non-obviousness standard The ex-post version The ex-ante version The ease of invention A Proofs to the lemmata and propositions 147 PART III Patent policy in an international framework Introduction 155

5 xii Contents 12 New patentable subject matters A simple model of new patentable subject matters Two firms engaged in a single patent race The domestic firm's disadvantage The home country's decision Shortcomings New patentable subject matters and endogenous research effort Basic assumptions The firms' value functions The firms'optimal choice 173"* The effect on firms The home country's welfare functions Welfare considerations A Proofs to the lemmata and propositions Different non-obviousness standards The basic framework Patentability and the non-obviousness standard Demand and prices The firms'position in an ex-post situation The expected profits Differences in the non-obviousness standard and their effect on firms The value functions The effect of a diverging domestic non-obviousness standard on firms The optimal non-obviousness standard The general forms of the social welfare functions The society's unilateral decision Simultaneous decision Policy implications A Proofs to the lemmata and propositions 208 Notes 213 Bibliography 223 Author index 232

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