Pat Choate

Pat Choate

Pat Choate is an economist and author of many books, including the acclaimed Hot Property: The Stealing of Ideas in an Age of Globalization.


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Raid on Gibraltar: How the U.S. Patent System was Rigged Against Independent Inventors

The numbers are stark. As recently as 1990, individual inventors were granted 17 percent of all patents. By 2000, they received 12 percent and only 6.8 percent in 2010. In 2015, individual inventors were …
By Pat Choate & Joan Maginnis
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