On the Shoulders of Giants

On the Shoulders of Giants Colleagues Remember Suzanne Scotchmer's Contributions to Economics - Econometric Society Monographs

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This book presents eleven classic papers by the late Professor Suzanne Scotchmer with introductions by leading economists and legal scholars. This book introduces Scotchmer's life and work; analyses her pioneering contributions to the economics of patents and innovation incentives, with a special focus on the modern theory of cumulative innovation; and describes her pioneering work on law and economics, evolutionary game theory, and general equilibrium/club theory. This book also provides a self-contained introduction to students who want to learn more about the various fields that Professor Scotchmer worked in, with a particular focus on patent incentives and cumulative innovation.

Book information

ISBN: 9781107131163
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Pub date:
DEWEY: 330.092
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 398
Weight: 680g
Height: 236mm
Width: 157mm
Spine width: 28mm