Renegade Economists Show 580
As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 6 – 6.30pm on the fourth Wednesday of the month.
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This is the seventh edition of our Georgist podcourse and again we delve into another form of power. Intellectual property has become a huge part of our lives as we tip toe in between patents, copyrights and trademarks. Have these been construed too much in favour of the innovator? Or are there other factors establishing the barriers to competition? Regular themes again pop up as we digest Georgist perspectives on property from another vantage point. Remember Everything is a Remix! A fantastic documentary.
Henry George on Patents & Copyright (1888)
Henry George and the intellectual foundations of the open source movement by Neil Niman
Listen to Neil Niman on the Renegade Economists in this fascinating discussion entitled Platform Rents Policy Shootout.
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