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Publications on Geographical Indications

For background documents on GIs, click here
 
For Dwijen Rangnekar's publications on GIs, see below:
 
Geographical indications and intellectual property: A legal and economic analysis. Co-authored with Michael Blakeney, Phil Hardwick, and Michael Kretschmer. Edward Elgar. (Forthcoming)
 
'Geographical indications' in Trade and Environment: A Resource Book, published by the International Institute for Sustainable Development, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development & RING. (Forthcoming). Pre-publication draft available here.
 
‘A slice of Parma ham: Understanding the protection of geographical indications’, in Peter Yu, ed. Intellectual Property and Information Wealth, Vol.4 - International Intellectual Property Law and Policy. Praeger Publishers: 2007, pp283-302. Pre-publication draft available here.
 
'The international protection of geographical indications: The Asian Experience'. UNCTAD/ICTSD Regional Dialogue in collaboration with IDRC, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. November 2004. Click here for the publication.
 
‘Demanding stronger protection for geographical indications: The relationship between local knowledge, information and reputation’, UNU-INTECH Discussion Paper (No 2004-11). Maastricht, 2004. Click here for the publication.
 
‘The socio-economics of geographical indications’, BRIDGES Between Trade and Sustainable Development, 2004, vol. 8, no. 8, September, pp20-21. Click here for the publication.
 
‘The socio-economics of geographical indications: A review of evidence from Europe’, UNCTAD/ICTSD Capacity Building Project on Intellectual Property Rights and Sustainable Development, Issue paper no. 8, March, 2004, 46pp. Click here for publication.
 
"El de sarrollo rural y la proteccion delconocimiento tradicional: cual esel papel de law indicaciones geograficas" in Carlos Munoz Pina, Marisol Rivera and Sara Avila Forcada, eds, Comercio y Medio Ambiente: Distorsiones, información y accesso a mercados. Semarnat & INE, Mexico, ISBN: 968-817-708-3, 2004. pp204-15.
 
‘Geographical indications: A review of proposals at the TRIPs Council – Extending article 23 to products other than wines and spirits’, UNCTAD/ICTSD Capacity Building Project on Intellectual Property Rights and Sustainable Development, Issue paper no. 4, June 2003, 57pp. Click here for publication.
 
‘The pros and cons of geographical indication protection’, BRIDGES Between Trade and Sustainable Development, 2002, 6(3), March-April. Click here for publication.
 
The basmati patent: which way forward? The Economic Times (India), August 4, 1999. Click here for article.