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Inspired by: other » Innovation slow down

version: 1 / created: 2010-07-14
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Originally submitted by: Nicholas John
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Innovation slow down

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Please describe the Weak Signal (approx. 150 words)
Global number of patent filings decrease 2 years in a row after a long period of growth. This may lead to a decline in patent filings signalling a slow down in innovation processes