Innovation in Australia: What are filing trends telling us?
21 August 2015
Patent filing statistics are seen universally as a good indicator of economic growth. Current statistics have quite a story to tell about global recovery since the GFC.
But what about Australia? What does the fall in Australian filing statistics mean and what should be done about it? What can businesses do to turn their IP currency into dollars and what is the role of the Australian Government in this?
Author: Stuart Boyer - Patent Attorney
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