This paper examines the relationship between intellectual property rights, business profitability and market concentration to provide an evidence base to support future competition and industry policy development.
Publications & reports
This study and report was conducted by the Export Council of Australia (ECA) on behalf of IP Australia and the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER). Using surveys and case studies this report seeks to understand how Australian businesses protect their IP rights when exporting into China and ASEAN markets as well as the challenges they face in doing so.
This report uses patent data to analyse trends in meat substitute technologies. The report shows imitation meat technology is an area of growth and investment across the world, with a strong increase in patent filings since 2013. The report was prepared for the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources.
The Customer Service Charter Quarterly Report is an overview of IP Australia’s performance against the Customer Service Charter.
This report aims to assess the impact of past policy changes and whether Australia’s design rights system is providing incentives for Australians to invest in design.
This report uses patent data to analyse (+)ssRNA virus vaccine technologies, with particular focus on chikungunya virus vaccines. This report supports future research and commercialisation activities in relation to vaccination against viruses of major human health concern.