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Intellectual Property Index


The dataset of TRIPs-Plus provisions in preferential trade agreements (T+PTA) documents the existence of 90 types of intellectual property provisions in 126 agreements signed between 1991 and 2016. 

The codebook is available here. The dataset is available here.

If you use the T+TPA dataset, please cite Morin, Jean-Frédéric and Jenny Surbeck (2019) "Mapping the New Frontier of International IP Law: Introducing a TRIPs-Plus Dataset", World Trade Review.