Patents, Standards and Innovation Conference

January 20-21, 2012

The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa in Tucson, AZ

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, January 20
Emek Basker, U.S. Census Bureau

Raising the Barcode Scanner: Technology and Productivity in the Retail Sector
Henry R. Delcamp, Cerna, Mines ParisTech
Aija Leiponen, Cornell University

Innovating Standards through Informal Consortia: The Case of Wireless Telecommunications
Joseph A. Clougherty, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Michal Grajek, European School of Management and Technology

International Standards and International Trade: Empirical Evidence from ISO 9000 Diffusion
Bernhard Ganglmair, ZEW Mannheim
Emanuele Tarantino, LUISS and EIEF

Patent Disclosure in Standard Setting
Catherine Tucker, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER

Patent Trolls and Technology Diffusion
Ryan L. Lampe, California State University, East Bay
Petra Moser, New York University and NBER

Do Patent Pools Encourage Innovation? Evidence from 20 Industries in the 1930s
Hugo Hopenhayn, University of California, Los Angeles and NBER
Matthew Mitchell, University of Toronto

Rewarding Duopoly Innovators: The Price of Exclusivity