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I share key data and algorithms from several papers to encourage reproducibility and follow-on research. If you cannot find what you are looking for, just contact me.

  1. Comprehensive dataset of patent citations
    A fully open source project in which we extract, classify and enrich citations found in patent documents. Includes citations to norms and standards, wikipedia pages, databases, etc.
    - The GitHub page containing all necessary replication data and algorithms.
  2. Patents arising from U.S. government funding
    - The companion paper in PLoS ONE (open access).
    - The 3PFL dataset on Zenodo.
  3. Geocoding of worldwide patent data
    - The project website.
    - The companion paper in Scientific Data.
    - The main dataset on Harvard dataverse (+ bridge table).
    - Some source code (1, 2) on Florian Seliger's GitHub.
    - A nice use case by Topi Jukanov on the most innovative square kilometers in Europe.
  4. Getting started with PATSTAT Register
    - The companion paper in Australian Economic Review (open access).
    - The MySQL source code on GitHub.
  5. An introduction to the PATSTAT database with example queries
    - The companion paper in Australian Economic Review (open access).
    - The test database in MS Access as well as the MySQL source code
  6. The worldwide count of priority patents: A new indicator of inventive activity
    - The companion paper in Research Policy.
    - Count of priority filings by country of inventor, 1980-2011 (Excel file). The data is visible in Google Public Data.
    - Raw patent data with recovered country of inventor (CSV file to upload into Patstat)
      (April 2011) (October 2012) (October 2013)
    - MySQL source code to recover missing data (SQL file) - see also the FAQ.
  7. On the price elasticity of demand for patents
    - The companion paper in Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics.
    - Dataset on patent fees at the EPO, JPO and USPTO, 1980-2007 (Excel file).