Evidence, policy and 'evidence for policy

By Dillon, T.

The review by Ian Hargreaves, ‘Digital Opportunity—A Review of Intellectual Property and Growth’, provoked controversy by attacking the submissions of the copyright industry as ‘lobbynomics’, proposing that ‘economic evidence’ should guide policy. This article tracks the journey of this idea through the published statements of the UK Intellectual Property Office …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice