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Small hydro resource mapping in Madagascar : prefeasibility study for phase 2 - ground based data collection of the Mahatsara Hydroelectric Scheme (English)

This study is part of a technical assistance project funded by energy sector management assistance program (ESMAP) and implemented by the World Bank in Madagascar, which aims to support mapping resources and geospatial planning for small hydropower. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 114763 APR 01, 2017

French Disclosed

The ICSID caseload : statistics (English)

This new issue of the International Center for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) caseload statistics provides an updated profile of the ICSID caseload, historically and for the centre's fiscal year 2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 113333 DEC 31, 2016

Disclosed

Inventor diasporas and the internationalization of technology (English)

This paper documents the influence of diaspora networks of highly-skilled individuals -- that is, inventors -- on international technological collaborations. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7619 APR 04, 2016

Miguelez,Ernest Disclosed

The market impacts of pharmaceutical product patents in developing countries : evidence from India (English)

In 2005, as the result of a World Trade Organization mandate, India implemented a patent reform for pharmaceuticals that was intended to comply with the 1995 Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS). ... See More +

Journal Article 104057 JAN 01, 2016

Duggan,Mark; Garthwaite,Craig; Goyal,Aparajita Disclosed

Promoting intellectual property monetization in developing countries : a review of issues and strategies to support knowledge-driven growth (English)

This paper outlines and evaluates several intellectual property monetization strategies available to patent holders in developing countries that help generate domestic innovation and knowledge-driven growth by promoting more active technology markets. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6143 JUL 01, 2012

Ghafele, Roya; Gibert, Benjamin Disclosed

Pharmaceutical patents and prices : a preliminary empirical assessment using data from India (English)

The enforcement of stringent intellectual property rights in the pharmaceutical sector of developing countries generates considerable controversy, due to both the extensive research investment and the public policy importance of this sector. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6063 MAY 01, 2012

Duggan, Mark; Goyal, Aparajita Disclosed

Improving access to HIV/AIDS medicines in Africa : trade-related aspects of intellectual property rights flexibilities (English)

The study begins with an overview of the Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) agreement and its flexibilities, delineating the legal requirements of the TRIPS agreement regarding their use. ... See More +

Publication 44815 APR 01, 2009

Osewe, Patrick L.; Nkrumah, Yvonne K.; Sackey, Emmanuel K. Disclosed

Intellectual property rights and innovation in developing countries : evidence from India (English)

In 1994, India signed the Trade Related Intellectual Property (TRIPs) agreement, which obligated the country to dramatically strengthen its protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights (IPR). ... See More +

Working Paper 47524 OCT 01, 2008

Dutta, Antara; Sharma, Siddharth; Disclosed

India's journey toward an effective patent (English)

The decade following India's accession to the World Trade Organization's Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property ushered in numerous changes to the country's patent system, culminating in a series of amendments in 2005. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4301 AUG 01, 2007

Abramson, Bruce Disclosed

Tanzania Leasing Project Financial Newsletter Issue no. 06 (October 2006-March 2007) (English)

This issue discusses the following topics: Government's commitment and time table for leasing reform and legislation ("Finance Leasing Law"); Training of members of the Tanganyika law society; Leasing investor's conference; Collaboration with faculty of commerce and management of the University o Dar es Salaam; Banking sector technical team session on proposed financial leasing law; Consultative session with the Bank of Tanzania's directorate of banking supervision on regulations for leasing companies; Tanzania leasing association founder members meeting to define the way forward; 2006 market survey report; Business development support for banks and prospective leasing companies; Leasing news from the market; and IFC advisory services. ... See More +

Newsletter 40262 MAR 01, 2007

Disclosed

Procedures for publication of global PPPs and related measures (English)

The international comparison program (ICP) Executive Board directed the global office to document the processes leading to the publication of the global purchasing power parities (PPPs), gross domestic product (GDP) tables, and related information at a prescribed level of detail. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 90320 OCT 18, 2006

Disclosed

Credit alternatives in rural finance : financial leasing (English)

Enterprises use credit to acquire productivity-enhancing assets. Rural enterprises in developing economies, however, often lack access to the credit they need. ... See More +

Brief 37035 MAY 01, 2006

Nair, Ajai; Kloeppinger-Todd, Renate Disclosed

Patenting and research and development : a global view (English)

Using a new global data base on patents and innovation inputs, the authors examine the process of knowledge creation measured by the dynamic relationship between research and development and U.S. patents granted. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3739 OCT 01, 2005

Bosch, Mariano; Lederman, Daniel; Maloney, William F. Disclosed

Tightening TRIPS: the intellectual property provisions of recent US free trade agreements (English)

Over the past few years, the United States has pursued an increasing number of bilateral and regional free trade agreements (FTAs) in different parts of the world. ... See More +

Newsletter 32111 FEB 07, 2005

Fink, Carsten; Reichenmiller, Patrick Disclosed

Leasing in Central Asia 2005 (English)

Leasing is a medium-term financial instrument for the procurement of machinery, equipment, vehicles and/or properties. Leasing provides financing of fixed assets (equipment, vehicles, etc) rather than direct capital. ... See More +

Working Paper 39549 JAN 01, 2005

Russian Disclosed

Intellectual property and the WTO (English)

One of the most significant developments of the Uruguay Round of Trade Negotiations (1986-94) was the inclusion of intellectual property rights (IPRs) issues on the agenda of the multilateral trading system. ... See More +

Working Paper 111783 NOV 01, 2004

Fink,Carsten Russian Disclosed

Intellectual property and the WTO : Интеллектуальная собственность и ВТО (Russian)

One of the most significant developments of the Uruguay Round of Trade Negotiations (1986-94) was the inclusion of intellectual property rights (IPRs) issues on the agenda of the multilateral trading system. ... See More +

Working Paper 111783 NOV 01, 2004

Fink,Carsten English Disclosed

Do stronger intellectual property rights increase international technology transfer? Empirical evidence from U.S. firm-level panel data (English)

One of the alleged benefits of the recent global movement to strengthen intellectual property rights (IPRs) is that such reforms accelerate transfers of technology between countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3305 MAY 01, 2004

Branstetter, Lee G.; Fisman, Raymond; Foley, C. Fritz

Leasing in Central Asia 2004 : a snapshot of the leasing market (English)

This report concerns about leasing in Central Asia of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan. Leasing is a medium-term financial instrument for the procurement of machinery, equipment, vehicles and/or properties. ... See More +

Working Paper 39548 JAN 01, 2004

Disclosed

A discussion of "of patents and genes: flows of knowledge and intellectual property rights" by Claude Henry : A discussion of "of patents and genes: flows of knowledge and intellectual property rights" by Claude Henry (English)

The World Trade Organization requires that members comply with minimum standards for intellectual property protection. These standards, embodied in the so-called Trade-Related aspects of Intellectual Property (TRIPS) Agreement, were the result of a multi-faceted trade deal and did not, by themselves, engender broad support in much of the developing world. ... See More +

Working Paper 28724 MAY 16, 2003

Lanjouw, Jean

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Small hydro resource mapping in Madagascar : prefeasibility study for phase 2 - ground based data collection of the Mahatsara Hydroelectric Scheme (English)
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APR 01, 2017 114763 ESMAP Paper French
The ICSID caseload : statistics (English)
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DEC 31, 2016 113333 Working Paper
Inventor diasporas and the internationalization of technology (English)
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APR 04, 2016 WPS7619 Policy Research Working Paper
The market impacts of pharmaceutical product patents in developing countries : evidence from India (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 104057 Journal Article
Promoting intellectual property monetization in developing countries : a review of issues and strategies to support knowledge-driven growth (English)
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JUL 01, 2012 WPS6143 Policy Research Working Paper
Pharmaceutical patents and prices : a preliminary empirical assessment using data from India (English)
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MAY 01, 2012 WPS6063 Policy Research Working Paper
Improving access to HIV/AIDS medicines in Africa : trade-related aspects of intellectual property rights flexibilities (English)
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APR 01, 2009 44815 Publication
Intellectual property rights and innovation in developing countries : evidence from India (English)
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OCT 01, 2008 47524 Working Paper
India's journey toward an effective patent (English)
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AUG 01, 2007 WPS4301 Policy Research Working Paper
Tanzania Leasing Project Financial Newsletter Issue no. 06 (October 2006-March 2007) (English)
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MAR 01, 2007 40262 Newsletter
Procedures for publication of global PPPs and related measures (English)
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OCT 18, 2006 90320 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Credit alternatives in rural finance : financial leasing (English)
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MAY 01, 2006 37035 Brief
Patenting and research and development : a global view (English)
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OCT 01, 2005 WPS3739 Policy Research Working Paper
Tightening TRIPS: the intellectual property provisions of recent US free trade agreements (English)
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FEB 07, 2005 32111 Newsletter
Leasing in Central Asia 2005 (English)
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JAN 01, 2005 39549 Working Paper Russian
Intellectual property and the WTO (English)
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NOV 01, 2004 111783 Working Paper Russian
Intellectual property and the WTO : Интеллектуальная собственность и ВТО (Russian)
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NOV 01, 2004 111783 Working Paper English
Do stronger intellectual property rights increase international technology transfer? Empirical evidence from U.S. firm-level panel data (English)
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MAY 01, 2004 WPS3305 Policy Research Working Paper
Leasing in Central Asia 2004 : a snapshot of the leasing market (English)
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JAN 01, 2004 39548 Working Paper
A discussion of "of patents and genes: flows of knowledge and intellectual property rights" by Claude Henry : A discussion of "of patents and genes: flows of knowledge and intellectual property rights" by Claude Henry (English)
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MAY 16, 2003 28724 Working Paper