Phoenix Center Economist Drubs FCC for Unclear Policies
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, National Broadband Plan, Net Neutrality
July 8th, 2010
WASHINGTON, July 8, 2010 – A Phoenix Center economist said Thursday that no one “would really believe that [the FCC chairman’s] administration would go down in history as light touch regulators,” and that the Federal Communications Commission already had reneged on that promise.
A Congressional Workshop on Trust
September 28th, 2009
A Congressional workshop will examine the proper application of antitrust policy to the information technology sector and scrutinize the direction the new administration is taking. The workshop will occur on October 16 in the Rayburn Office building. The workshop has the potential to explore how the application of government antitrust law can significantly affect innovation and investment, for good or ill.
Universal Service Fund Should Focus on the Low-Income, Agree Broadband Experts
Broadband's Impact, Universal Service
July 21st, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 21, 2009 – A panel of broadband experts agreed Monday that the Universal Service Fund should direct more of its funding to low-income areas and away from exclusively focusing on rural high-cost areas, where funds are not being spent efficiently.