On 8 September 2014 we published a report, about the key principles of IP markets. We would love to hear your views on the findings.
Tony has led the Economics, Research and Evidence team since 2010.
In earlier lives he was Director of Economic Analysis at Office for National Statistics, and before that a Director of strategy consultancy PIMS Associates, specialising in innovation strategy for international firms. He has worked in strategy for ICT, media, services, consumer marketing, glass, steel and specialty chemicals. In his spare time he is trustee board member of a community theatre and a cycle campaigner.
"Have you got a patent?" ask the Dragons in the Den when deciding who to finance. But if a young entrepreneur goes to the bank for funding, they may not get the same approach.
Today (20 May 2013) is the IPO sponsored 'Patent Research Workshop'. The event hosted by Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA) will showcase three soon-to-be published reports from the IPO's Economic Research and Evidence team.
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A blog on the work of the Intellectual Property Office (IPO). Contributors are IPO staff and invited industry experts from the world of IP.