It seems like Patents are becoming an inhibition to innovation. The goal is to use them as a weapon against competition based on excellence and innovation: what capitalism should be all about.
AEI held a session on patents and patent reform building off Launching the Innovation Renaissance. Alex Tabarrok was one of the speakers, taking for his title “Most Innovations in Most Fields Are Not Patented.” You can listen to a YouTube of part of his talk and see some related YouTubes at the end. His title says it all link here and link here. The entire conference is to be posted here
Innovation: “Most Innovations in Most Fields Are Not Patented.”
Sat, 17 Mar 2012 20:28:25 GMT