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JEL Volume. 51, Issue 4 | leftPrevious Review

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Private Rights and Public Problems: The Global Economics of Intellectual Property in the 21st Century by Keith E. Maskus

Published By: Washington, D.C.: Peterson Institute for International Economics
ISBN: 978-0-88132-507-2
Date of Publication: 2012


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Reviewed by: Albert G. Hu of National University of Singapore
Review DOI: 10.1257/jel.51.4.1183.r13
Review Pages: 1206-08

Book Review Abstract

Albert G. Hu of National University of Singapore reviews, "Private Rights and Public Problems: The Global Economics of Intellectual Property in the 21st Century" by Keith E. Maskus. The Econlit abstract of this book begins: "Presents an economic perspective on intellectual property rights and their relationship to global issues. Discusses the big stakes in selling knowledge; the big global upgrade—is it working?; global governance; regulating a stressed system; intellectual property rights and global policy challenges; and revitalizing a tired system. Maskus is Research Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Professor of Economics and Associate Dean for Social Sciences at the University of Colorado at Boulder, a fellow at the Kiel Institute for World Economics, and an adjunct professor at the University of Adelaide."


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Albert G. Hu of National University of Singapore


JEL Classifications

K11: Property Law
O34: Intellectual Property Rights
P14: Capitalist Systems: Property Rights


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