There are two main ways in which the knowledge created in universities has been transferred to firms: licensing agreements and the creation of spin-offs. In this paper, we describe the main steps in the transfer of university innovations, the main incentive issues that appear in this process, and the contractual solutions proposed to address them. © 2010 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
|Journal||International Journal of Industrial Organization|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jul 2010|
- Asymmetric information
- Licensing agreements