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Overlap in external technology search locations and the breadth of IPR assets: lessons from the Security Software Industry

Published on Feb 7, 2020in Industry and Innovation
· DOI :10.1080/13662716.2019.1588710
Szabolcs Szilárd Sebrek1
Estimated H-index: 1
Abstract
ABSTRACTThis study examines the effect of intellectual property rights (IPR) on firms’ geographic overlap strategy of external technology search (ETS) compared to rivals. I reveal that firms are ab...
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