Posts Tagged ‘intellectual property’

  • shoes, status signals and property rights

    Innovation: More (or Fewer?) Sole Rights

    Sep 8, 12 • 518 Views • Entertainment, Fashion, Government, Innovation, Tech, UncategorizedNo Comments

    A book that you write is your intellectual property. But what if you design the sole of a shoe? As econlife described last year: “The trademark of designer Christian Louboutin, his red soles are supposed to represent glamour, luxury and hidden status.

  • Silent Salons

    Feb 8, 10 • 148 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The Spanish Society of Authors (SGAE) receives a steady stream of income from Spain