University of Camerino


Grid Thoma

Assistant Professor of Economics and Management

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Patent Management and Valuation: The Strategic and Geographical Dimension, Routledge, July 2016. Paperback edition issued in 2018.


Recent publications

Composite Value Index of Trademark Indicators: A Market Value Analysis Using Tobin’s Q. World Patent Information, 66:102064, September 2021.

The Valuation of Patent-Trademark Pairing as IP Strategy: Evidence from the USPTO. Industry and Innovation 27(1–2):80–104, February 2020, Special Issue on Trademarks and their Role in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Industrial Organization.

The valuation of patent real options — An analysis using patent- and firm-level datasets. Best Paper Proceedings of the Seventy-ninth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 12922, August 2019.

Composite Value Index of Trademark Indicators. World Patent Information 56:64–75, March 2019.

Trademarks and the Patent Premium Value: Evidence from Medical and Cosmetic Products. World Patent Information 41:23–30, June 2015.

Composite Value Index of Patent Indicators: Factor Analysis Combining Bibliographic and Survey Datasets. World Patent Information 38:19–26, September 2014.

Quality and Value of Chinese Patenting: An International Perspective. Seoul Journal of Economics 26(1):33-72, March 2013, Special Issue on Innovation and Economic Growth in the Changing Economic Landscape.