NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

NISCAIR ONLINE PERIODICALS REPOSITORY (NOPR)  >
NISCAIR PUBLICATIONS >
Research Journals >
Journal of Intellectual Property Rights (JIPR) >
JIPR Vol.11 [2006] >
JIPR Vol.11(1) [January 2006] >


Title: Conceptual Issues of Global Counterfeiting on Products and Services
Authors: Bosworth, Derek
Keywords: Counterfeiting
globalisation
management
economics
Issue Date: Jan-2006
Publisher: CSIR
Abstract: Counterfeiting is a global problem of enormous magnitude. Despite its obvious importance, relatively little attention has been paid to the management of counterfeiting. This paper considers the difficulties of measuring counterfeiting and provides evidence of the magnitude of the problem worldwide. The focus is on counterfeiting of privately produced goods and services, rather than the issue of the counterfeiting of currency per se, which is a somewhat different though related issue. A conceptual framework of the private and social costs and benefits of anti-counterfeiting measures is also provided. The framework highlights a number of key driving forces of counterfeiting, including existence of unsatisfied demand at the prevailing prices – a demand that is fuelled by advertising and other promotional activities. The paper draws on a range of conceptual and empirical work to develop an agenda of items for company policy makers.
Page(s): 15-21
ISSN: 0971-7544
Source:JIPR Vol.11(1) [January 2006]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
JIPR 11(1) 15-21.pdf55.31 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 501 
Recommend this item

 

National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  NISCAIR Website |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2012 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 509449 since 06-Feb-2009  Last updated on 11-Apr-2014Webmaster: nopr@niscair.res.in