Patents in the University: Priming the Pump and Crowding Out
NBER Working Paper No. 19252
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I thank Nisvan Erkal and Hugo Hopenhayn for motivating discussions, and Pierre Regibeau and Mark Schankerman for queries that much improved the paper. I thank the Toulouse Network on Information Technology, NSF Grant 0830186, and the Sloan Foundation for funding. I thank the Toulouse School of Economics for hospitality during the preparation of this paper. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.