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Intellectual Property, Trade and Development

Daniel Gervais


This book examines the policy levers used to make intellectual property norms work in a given country or territory with a view to improving economic and other developmental outcomes. The backdrop for the book is international trade because available policy options are often based on or contained by trade norms, including those negotiated in or enforced through trade-based mechanisms. The book is divided into three main parts. In the first part, the chapters look at “global linkages” in international intellectual property. In the second part, chapters look at regional linkages and explain the d ... More

Keywords: development, innovation, access, knowledge, pharmaceuticals, technology, traditional knowledge, TRIPS, patents, copyright

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Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199684700
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2014 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684700.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Daniel Gervais, editor
Professor of Law, Co-Director of the Intellectual Property Program, Vanderbilt University Law School

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Part I Intellectual Property and Development: The Global Linkages

2 Intellectual Property Treaties and Development

Professor Anselm Kamperman Sanders and Dr Dalindyebo Shabalala

4 IP Calibration

Professor Daniel J Gervais1

Part II Intellectual Property and Development: The Regional Linkages

Part III Optimizing Development Within and Outside Intellectual Property Norms

12 Traditional Knowledge as a Source for Innovation

Viviana Muñoz Téllez Daphne Zografos Johnsson

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