Call For Papers
The International Journal of Industrial Organization seeks original research papers for a special issue on Industry Standards, Intellectual Property and Innovation. The goal of this issue is to promote original empirical and theoretical research on intellectual property issues in technologies or sectors in which de facto, voluntary, legal or technical standards play an important role. Potential topics include, but are not limited to, patent thickets, compatibility standards, quality standards, cross-licensing, patent pools, collective rights management, trade-related aspects of technical standardization, and open technology platforms.
Industry Standards, Intellectual Property and Innovation
PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Interested authors may submit papers via IJIOs website: http://ees.elsevier.com/ijio/default.asp, on or before June 10, 2012. During the submission process authors should select 'SI:Standards, IP & Innovation' under the article type.
FURTHER INFORMATION: Final publication decisions are expected by June 2013. The managing editor for this special issue is Timothy Simcoe of Boston University. You may direct questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org