Economic impact of COVID-19 crisis in IPR-intensive industries

EUIPO - European Union Intellectual Property Office,
28 May 2021, International

This study analyses the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis on industries that use intellectual property rights (IPRs) including trade marks, designs, patents and copyright, intensively. The analysis is based on the Short-Term business Statistics (STS) from Eurostat, and on previous research carried out jointly by the EUIPO and the European Patent Office (EPO).