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Madison’s Amazing Defense of Patent and Copyright

From The Federalist No. 43, the only reference to the patent and copyright clause in the Federalist Papers: Madison “argues”: “the utility of this power will scarcely be questioned.” Well, then, that settles it! No need for studies or empirical evidence. A hunch, a handwave, is good enough!

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