Urenio Watch Watch: Knowledge Economy

The Idea Economy: Battle over right to sell knowledge

In another era, a nation’s most valuable assets were its natural resources — coal, say, or amber waves of grain. But in the information economy of the 21st century, the most priceless resource is often an idea, along with the right to profit from it.

A recently published report, in the International Herald Tribune, exploring the battle for the ownership of ideas in today’s knowledge economy.


International Herald Tribune