Economists Rebuff Lawmakers’ Letter by Advocating for Network Neutrality
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, Net Neutrality
July 9th, 2010
WASHINGTON, July 9, 2010 – Four economists argued in a letter to the FCC sent Wednesday that the question before the agency was “not whether to impose network neutrality, but whether to eliminate it.”
New Study Suggests Benefits for Net Neutrality Policies
Broadband Updates, Net Neutrality
January 14th, 2010
WASHINGTON, January 14, 2010 – Internet service providers and content providers are at a disadvantage since they are not compensated for all of the information they disseminate, and that leads to systematic underinvestment in the Internet, posits a new paper (PDF).
The authors of “Free to Invest: The Economic Benefits of Preserving Network Neutrality” say if that income could be accessed, government policy could help overcome that market failure.