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Title Intellectual property and sustainable development : development agendas in a changing world / edited by Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz and Pedro Roffe
Published Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, [2009]


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Description xxix, 459 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Elgar intellectual property and global development
Elgar intellectual property and global development.
Contents 1. Rights in basic information / Peter Jaszi -- 2. The politics of reform in developing countries / Carolyn Deere -- 3. Intellectual property reforms in China / Peter K. Yu -- 4. A perspective on reform in Arab countries / Ahmed Abdel Latif -- 5. A review of the economic literature / Keith E. Maskus -- 6. The case of the generic industry in India / Biswajit Dhar and K.M. Gopakumar -- 7. TRIPS-Plus policies and the pharmaceutical industry in Thailand / Jakkrit Kuanpoth -- 8. The ability to utilize TRIPS flexibilities in sub-Saharan African countries / Tenu Avafia, Jonathan Berger and Trudi Hartzenberg -- 9. Genetic use restriction technologies and sustainable development in eastern and southern Africa / Patricia Kameri-Mbote and James Otieno-Odek -- 10. Sui generis systems for plant variety protection and traditional knowledge in Asia / Daniel Robinson -- 11. Indications of geographical origin in Asia : legal and policy issues to resolve / Dwijen Rangnekar -- 12. Education and access to knowledge in southern Africa / Andrew Rens, Achal Prabhala and Dick Kawooya -- 13. Innovation and public research in Central American countries / Jorge Cabrera -- 14. Promoting checks and balances / Carsten Fink -- 15. A model law for the protection of undisclosed data / Carlos M. Correa -- 16. Enforcement provision of EPAs / Sisule F. Musungu
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Intellectual property (International law)
Sustainable development.
Author Meléndez-Ortiz, Ricardo.
Roffe, Pedro.
ISBN 9781848446458 (hbk.)
1848446454 (hbk.)