Working papers

OCE economists and their collaborators conduct a variety of policy relevant research and make their preliminary findings available as working papers.  

Technical Documentation for the 2019 Patent Examination Research Dataset (Patex) Release
Richard Miller
August, 2020
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U.S. Intellectual Property and Counterfeit Goods—Landscape Review of Existing/Emerging Research
Vega Bharadwaj, Marieke Brock, Bridey Heing, Ramon Miron and Noor Mukarram
April, 2020
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Piracy Landscape Study: Analysis of Existing and Emerging Research Relevant to Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Enforcement of Commercial-Scale Piracy
Brett Danaher, Michael D. Smith, and Rahul Telang
April, 2020
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The Promise of Machine Learning for Patent Landscaping
Andrew A. Toole, Nicholas Pairolero, James Forman and Alexander V. Giczy
March, 2020
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USPTO Patent Number and Case Code File Dataset Documentation
David L. Schwartz, Ted M. Sichelman and Richard Miller
December, 2019
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Shorter Patent Pendency Without Sacrificing Quality: The Use of Examiner's Amendments at the USPTO
Charles A.W. deGrazia, Nicholas A. Pairolero and Mike H.M. Teodorescu
June, 2019
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Using Intellectual Property Data to Measure Cross-border Knowledge Flows
Jake Dubbert, Alexander V. Giczy, Nicholas A. Pairolero and Andrew A. Toole
March, 2019
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The Miner Act of 2006: Innovating for Safety and Health in U.S. Mining
Andrew A. Toole, James Forman, and Asrat Tesfayesus
January, 2019
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