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Computer Software and Intellectual Property Rights-Issues at Stake for Developing Countries

Property Rights Issues at Stake for Developing Countries K Gopinath Creative me of information technology is critically needed to make India a meaningfully information-rich society across all economic strata so that scarce resources are more effectively utilised in the economy. A self-reliant and effective software industry is congruent with a competitive domestic software industry However, product patenting can foreclose options in the information technology sector for developing countries.

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