International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences

ISSN: 2455-7749

Diffusion of Innovations: Patenting or Standardization

Diffusion of Innovations: Patenting or Standardization

Iosif Aronov
Research Institute for Certification 3/10 Electrichesky per., Moscow, Russian Federation.

Aleksandr Zazhigalkin
Research Institute for Certification 3/10 Electrichesky per., Moscow, Russian Federation.

DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.33889/IJMEMS.2017.2.2-007

Received on September 30, 2016
Accepted on November 11, 2016


In this paper, the authors proposed provisions under which the standards are more preferable than patents. They are defined in duopoly model of Standard - Patent. The article shows that the observed criterion (criteria) of efficiency standards in comparison with patents is a small scatter of royalties specific to the assessment of the cost of the license. Based on this criterion, sectors of the economy in which the standard can be more effective than patent for user were identified.

Keywords- Standard, Patent, Diffusion of Innovation, Duopoly Model, Royalty.


Aronov, I., & Zazhigalkin, A. (2017). Diffusion of Innovations: Patenting or Standardization. International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences, 2(2), 64-73. https://dx.doi.org/10.33889/IJMEMS.2017.2.2-007.

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