"In this study, Kevin Carson reviews libertarian perspectives on “intellectual property”; the ethics of the practice itself and the harms resulting from it. He finds that IP is an artificial, rather than natural, property right; creating scarcity rather than managing it. In that capacity, it has acted as an unjust and irrational state subsidy to corporate capitalism [...] He concludes by debunking the myth of IP as supposedly necessary for incentive reasons." -- N.B: The Myth of the Free Market

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