Tag: copyright

Intellectual Property: Philosophical and Economic Background

My articles on “Are Patents and Copyrights Morally Justified? The Philosophy of Property Rights and Ideal Objects” (Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Summer 1990) and “Intellectual Property: A…

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Punishing People for Offering Services

BBC: “US objects to Google book deal” It’s the reaction of the “Justice” Department to this: CNN: “Google lets you custom-print millions of books“

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Planned Creative Destruction

I recently took part in a colloquium on the future of journalism and read and discussed a lot of interesting essays, studies, and papers on the economics of news provision…

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