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Use, Fair and Otherwise: This website provides you with an automated way to get things I have written. Advantages on my side are (a) no hassle in sending it to you, and (b) no hassle in getting you to return the item when you are done--"return" is automatically performed when you clean up your temporary directory. The advantage on your side is that you get it quickly.
If you want to permanently keep a copy of anything you download from the items below, in cases where I hold copyright I am happy to allow you to redistribute, and even to charge to cover the costs of redistribution, subject only to the proviso that you provide a pointer back to this website and do not make lots and lots of money in the process.
Note that some pieces on this website--less than one percent, however--are items to which I do not hold copyright, and which I am putting up here for my own convenience. In doing so, I have been guided by "fair use" principles. Note that some pieces on this website--less than one percent, however--are items to which I do not hold copyright, and which I am putting up here for my own convenience. In doing so, I have been guided by "fair use" principles. In cases where I do not hold copyright, please be guided by the standard "fair use" principles.
Please recognize that the computer files archived in this website are in many cases not identical to the published works, but are somewhat earlier drafts.
Other Intellectual Property Issues: I should also point out that nothing on this website is a "work for hire" done for the University of California, and that the University of California has no copyright, patent, or other intellectual property rights to anything on this website.
|Professor of Economics J. Bradford DeLong, 601 Evans, #3880
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