Exploring the “value” of academic patents: IP management practices in UK universities and their implications for Third-Stream indicators

@article{Meyer2007ExploringT,
  title={Exploring the “value” of academic patents: IP management practices in UK universities and their implications for Third-Stream indicators},
  author={Martin S. Meyer and Puay Tang},
  journal={Scientometrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={70},
  pages={415-440}
}
Third-Stream activities have become increasingly important in the UK. However, valuing them in a meaningful way still poses a challenge to science and technology analysts and policy makers alike. This paper reviews the general literature on “patent value” and assesses the extent to which these established measures, including patent citation, patent family, renewal and litigation data, can be applied to the university context. Our study examines indicators of patent value for short and mid-term… CONTINUE READING

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