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How many Aucklanders does it take to file a patent? - A Measure of Science

Shaun Hendy Oct 12, 2009

New Zealand’s patent output is horrible by OECD standards. On a per person basis, the OECD produces four times as many triadic patents (inventions that are patented in the big three economies: the US, Japan and Europe) as New Zealand. Finland produces nearly ten times as many. Our poor performance in patenting is one of the reasons we … Read More

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