The late 1990s saw the rise of corporate valuations arising from ownership of various forms of intellectual property, rather than the traditional value arising from production and sale of goods or services.Discuss this issue and prepare a 6 page management brief for Acme's upper management group on the current state of valuing intellectual property.
• Define an IP/what is IP?
• Why is IP different from other types of asset valuations?
• Transition sentence into quantitative section with References
The essay in finance is about intellectual property. Intellectual property of a corporation is valued under intangible assets head. This head also includes other intangible assets like goodwill. One of the major problems faced by the finance department is the valuation of these intangible assets like intellectual property because it is difficult to quantify intellectual property. Various methods used to quantify intellectual property are discussed in the solution.
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