Data on Technology Standards, Industry Consortia, and Innovation

Data on Technology Standards, Patent Pools, Industry Consortia and Innovation Version Files
Data on Technology Standards, Patent Pools, Industry Consortia and Innovation V1.1 (01/13/14) .dta file
Explanatory Note .pdf file

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Data on Technological Rivalry and Consortia Version Files
Zip File of all three files below V1.0 (10/18/13) .zip file
Pairs of firms contributing to the same standard, similarity of patent portfolio and joint membership in consortia V1.0 (10/18/13) .dta file
Companies contributing to standards, degree of technological specialization and participation in consortia V1.0 (10/18/13) .dta file
Technological standards, degree of technological rivalry, and existence of related consortia V1.0 (10/18/13) .dta file

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Data on Patent Pool Membership and Licensees                          Version Files
Pool Data Statistics V1.0 (10/18/13) .pdf file
Patent Pools (Dates of launch, success or failure, characteristics) V1.0 (10/18/13) .csv file
Patent Pool Members V1.0 (10/18/13) .csv file
Patent Pool Licensees V1.0 (10/18/13) .csv file

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