Standards/SSO

1/28/13
Kyle, Margaret and Salant, David

Participation in Standard Setting Organizations

1/11/13
Llanes, Gaston and Poblete, Joaquín

Ex-Ante Agreements in Standard Setting and Patent Pool Formation

1/1/13
Scott, Troy and Scott, John

Standards and the Incentives for Innovation

8/27/12
Simcoe, Timothy

Can standard setting organizations address patent holdup? 
Comments
 for 
the
 Federal
 Trade
 Commission

This short essay argues that patent hold‐up in standard setting is a real problem, and considers several steps that SSOs, courts and policy‐makers might take to address the issue.Read More

8/1/12
Layne-Farrar, Anne and Llobet, Gerard and Padilla, Jorge

Payments and Participation: The Incentives to Join Cooperative Standard Setting Efforts

June 2012
Layne-Farrar, Anne and Llobet, Gerard

Moving beyond simple examples: Assessing the incremental value rule within standards

Abstract

This paper presents a model of patent licensing in a standard setting context when patented technologies must be evaluated on multiple dimensions of value or quality. The model allows us to assess a policy proposal put forth in the literature: that an incremental value pricing rule...Read More

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