This paper examines the outcomes of international patent examinations in order to consider the degree to which different patent offices reach different decisions about an invention’s patentability.Read more »
Jensen, P.H. and Webster, E. (2011). “The effects of patents on scientific inquiry”, Australian Economic Review 44(1), 88-94.
We model firm survival and examine the relative influence of firm, industry and macroeconomic factors on survival for new vis-à-vis incumbent firms in Australia.Read more »
In this paper, we describe two dimensions of the international patenting process: application outcomes and pendency periods.Read more »
This paper examines whether labelling characteristics affect short-run demand for manufactured foods in Australia.Read more »