This Dissertation provides an analysis of the intellectual property rights of broadcasting organisations – a form of related or neighbouring rights. It gives an account for these rights in terms of international copyright law and economic theory, utilising a Law and Economic approach. A large portion of the dissertation focusses specifically on the topic of broadcast retransmission, and the rights involved.

Broadcasting, Media Law, Copyright Law, Related Rights, Neighbouring Rights, Law and Economics, Intellectual Property, Retransmission
H.H. Trute , L.T. Visscher (Louis) , C. Van Noortwijk
Erasmus University Rotterdam
EDLE - The European Doctorate in Law and Economics programme
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Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics

Khan, B.K. (2019, February 28). An Economic Analysis of the Intellectual Property Rights of Broadcasting Organisations. EDLE - The European Doctorate in Law and Economics programme. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from