Research Handbook on the Economics of Intellectual Property Law

Vol 1: Theory Vol 2: Analytical Methods

Research Handbooks in Law and Economics series

Vol 1: edited by Ben Depoorter, University of California, Hastings College of Law, US and Peter Menell, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, US Vol 2: edited by Peter Menell, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law and David Schwartz, Northwestern University, School of Law, US

Both law and economics and intellectual property law have expanded dramatically in tandem over recent decades. This field-defining two-volume Handbook, featuring the leading legal, empirical, and law and economics scholars studying intellectual property rights, provides wide-ranging and in-depth analysis both of the economic theory underpinning intellectual property law, and the use of analytical methods to study it.

‘This remarkable set of books is a who's-who of IP scholars comprehensively summarizing IP scholarship. This isn't just a master's course in IP; it's several decades of knowledge condensed into two volumes.'
– Mark A. Lemley, Stanford Law School, US

2019 1,440 pp Hardback 978 1 84844 536 9 £355.50 £395.00 $535.50 $595.00

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