Call for Proposals: Technology Standards and Standard Setting Organizations

Geolocation

Deadline: 

08/15/15

Event Date: 

04/1/16

Location name: 

Chicago, IL

Organization: 

Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth

Proposals Due: August 15, 2015

The Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth is issuing a call for proposals for academic research projects using the Searle Center’s database on Technology Standards and Standard Setting Organizations (SSOs).

The selected research projects in economics, management strategy, and law can make use of original data on the rules and membership of SSOs, published technology standards, and declared standard-essential patents.

In addition, the data base offers in depth coverage of standardization processes at the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP).

Further information regarding the Searle Center database and the Innovation Economics Project is here. Selected applicants will be expected to present their working papers at the Fourth Annual Research Roundtable on Innovation Economics to be held in Spring, 2016 in Chicago, IL.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Proposals should be submitted to searlecenter@law.northwestern.edu no later than August 15, 2015. Please indicate that these are proposals to use the Searle Center Database.