Senator Coons Reading List: “Patents and the Wealth of Nations”

Senator Coons Reading List: “Patents and the Wealth of Nations”

In his keynote address at the IAM Patent Law and Policy conference in Washington, DC, US Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) recommended to the audience Hoover senior fellow Stephen Haber’s paper “Patents and the Wealth of Nations.” In his concluding remarks at the symposium,...
Hoover  IP² Announces 2018 Summer Institute

Hoover IP² Announces 2018 Summer Institute

Stephen Haber, director of the Hoover Institution Working Group on Intellectual Property, Innovation, and Prosperity (Hoover IP²), announced that applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Summer Institute on the Economics and Politics of Innovation (formerly...
Senator Coons Speaks at Hoover  IP² Capitol Hill Symposium

Senator Coons Speaks at Hoover IP² Capitol Hill Symposium

US senator Chris Coons (D-DE) was the featured speaker at a Capitol Hill symposium organized by the Hoover Institution Working Group on Intellectual Property, Innovation, and Prosperity (Hoover IP²). In opening the October 23, 2017, symposium “Rekindling American...
Importance of Supreme Court Hearing

Importance of Supreme Court Hearing

Hoover IP² steering committee member Richard Epstein believes the Oil States v. Greene’s Energy Group is the “most important intellectual property case to come before the Supreme Court in many years.” At issue is whether a decision made within the US Patent and...
Hoover IP² Students Complete First Week of Classes

Hoover IP² Students Complete First Week of Classes

Twenty-two students from around the country and around the world completed their first week of classes in the fourth session of the Hoover IP². Summer Teaching Institute on the Economics and Politics of Regulation (STI). The STI is an intensive two-week program...
Summer Teaching Institute reading list released

Summer Teaching Institute reading list released

The reading list for the 2017 Summer Teaching Institute has been released. It showcases the readings selected by this institute’s 13 instructors for the four units covered: Innovation and the Patent System Innovation and the Patent System Antitrust, Risk, and...