Orly Lobel is the Don Weckstein Professor of Law at the University of San Diego and founding faculty member of the Center for Intellectual Property and Markets. Her latest book is Talent Wants to be Free: Why We Should Learn to Love Leaks, Raids, and Free-Riding (Yale University Press, September 2013).
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Why Silicon Valley flourishes and cognitive controls are dangerous
OCTOBER 14, 2013 by ORLY LOBEL
Silicon Valley became an economic powerhouse by incentivizing collaboration--that is, by encouraging people to share ideas, rather than locking up intellectual property.