Intellectual Property, Human Rights and Competition

Intellectual Property, Human Rights and Competition

Access to Essential Innovation and Technology

Abbe E.L. Brown

This detailed book explores the relationship between intellectual property, competition and human rights. It considers the extent to which they can and must be combined by decision makers, and how this approach can foster innovation in key areas for society – such as pharmaceutical drugs, communications software and technology to combat climate change.

Front Matter

Abbe E.L. Brown

Subjects: development studies, law and development, law - academic, competition and antitrust law, human rights, intellectual property law, law and development, politics and public policy, human rights

Extract

JOBNAME: Brown PAGE: 1 SESS: 3 OUTPUT: Tue Oct 30 10:44:51 2012 Intellectual Property, Human Rights and Competition Columns Design XML Ltd / Job: Brown_Intellectual_Property_Human_Rights / Division: 00Prelims /Pg. Position: 1 / Date: 17/8 JOBNAME: Brown PAGE: 2 SESS: 3 OUTPUT: Tue Oct 30 10:44:51 2012 Columns Design XML Ltd / Job: Brown_Intellectual_Property_Human_Rights / Division: 00Prelims /Pg. Position: 2 / Date: 17/8 JOBNAME: Brown PAGE: 3 SESS: 3 OUTPUT: Tue Oct 30 10:44:51 2012 Intellectual Property, Human Rights and Competition Access to Essential Innovation and Technology Abbe E. L. Brown Senior Lecturer, University of Aberdeen, UK Edward Elgar Cheltenham, UK + Northampton, MA, USA Columns Design XML Ltd / Job: Brown_Intellectual_Property_Human_Rights / Division: 00Prelims /Pg. Position: 1 / Date: 17/8