Intellectual Property Rights and Performance of Start-ups
Management of Technology Program, Graduate School of Smart City Science Management Hongik University, Sejong-ro Sejong City, Korea
- *Corresponding Author:
- Junghee Han
Professor of Management of Technology Program
Graduate School of Smart City Science Management Hongik University
Sejong-ro Sejong City, Korea
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: July 12, 2016; Accepted Date: July 20, 2016; Published Date: July 28, 2016
Citation: Han J (2016) Intellectual Property Rights and Performance of Start-ups. Intel Prop Rights. 4:156. doi:10.4172/2375-4516.1000156
Copyright: © 2016 Han J. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Patents have a significant impact on firm’s performance and facilitate firm’s growth. Innovation has been viewed as means of firm’s growth. Patents as innovation outputs could be market value signal. From an empirical viewpoint, the patent is an important managerial strategy especially in the case where the firm is new and small.