volume 25, issue 4, P350-368 2017
DOI: 10.1108/mbr-04-2017-0019
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Se Ho Cho, Hyun Gon Kim

Abstract: Purpose The purpose of this paper is to assess the role of firms’ internationalization on the relationship between intellectual property right (IPR) protection and their technological innovation. While recent studies provide a negative relationship between IPR protection and technological innovation, this paper argues that firm’s internationalization weaken the negative relationship. This research is a meaningful step to clarify the theoretical conflict and empirical ambiguity of the effect of IPR protection …

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