chapter  5
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Section 5: Mechanics and economics of IP systems

The end of this section (5a) will present a workbook style of working with an IP system. Prior to that we will look briefly at some of the areas of economics that should be considered when establishing an IP system and negotiating contracts. There are costs involved in identity preservation. Depending upon the requirements for the IP system these costs can be minimized by close attention to the methodology of the system.