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The Dynamics of Broadband Markets in Europe Realizing the 2020 Digital Agenda

SPC Network Director Richard Cadman contributes to major book on EU Broadband Markets

“The Future of Regulation”

"The Future of Regulation": A report produced by SPC Network in partnership with Webb Henderson for ECTA.

Consumer Switching in EU Broadband Markets

Switching is an important feature of a competitive market: it is both a measure and driver of competition.

Margin Squeeze in an Ex Ante Regulatory Environment - Full Report

Full report prepared for Dutch broadband operators Tele2 and T-Mobile on a specifically ex ante margin squeeze test.

Hexagon Issue 2

Non-discrimination: Thoughts on operationalizing BEREC's high level principles on non-discrimination

Hexagon Issue 1

Proposed EU regulation should create competition for mobile roaming, but will regulators be happy if some consumers pay lower prices than others?

Margin Squeeze: Defining a Reasonably Efficient Operator

What standard should a regulator or competition authority apply when determining if a dominant firm has been margin squeezing its competitors: the Equally Efficient Operator (EEO) or Reasonably Efficient Operator (REO)?

Efficiency, Quality and Innovation in an NBN Environment

How can a regulator incentivise a monopoly provider of an essential input to be efficient, to deliver quality and be innovative? This report for Australian communications services company Optus proposes regulatory action to achieve these aims

Regulation and Investment: A Brief Note on the ECTA Scorecard and Investment 2007

We continue to find a strong relationship between the effectiveness of the regulatory environment and investment. Countries which score highest in the ECTA Regulatory Scorecard, tend to enjoy higher levels of investment.

Next Generation Regulation and the Product Life Cycle

Politicians have set ambitious targets for the availability and use of Next Generation Acces, but will the regulations encourage the market to deliver or hinder development?

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