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Michael Palmedo Economics (PhD)

MA, Economics, American University MA, International Affairs, AU School of International Service BA, Economics, University of Mary Washington

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Michael Palmedo studies the effects of changing to intellectual property laws on consumers and firms, as well as the impact of intellectual property rules in trade agreements. He manages interdisciplinary research at AU Washington College of Law's Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property, and has taught economics as an Adjunct Professor at the College of Arts & Sciences and the School of International Service online MAIR program.

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Selected Publications

“The Impact of Copyright Exceptions for Researchers on Scholarly Output.” Efil Journal of Economic Research, 2(6), Jul. 2019.


"The User Rights Database: Measuring the Impact of Opening Copyright Exceptions." PIJIP Research Paper prepared for the Fifth Global Congress on IP and the Public Interest. Sep. 2018, with Sean Flynn.