Hal J. Singer

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1.

A General Framework for Competitive Analysis in Wireless Telecommunications

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 50, No. 6, pp. 1639-1672, August 1999
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jan 2001
J. Gregory Sidak, Hal J. Singer and David Teece
Criterion Economics, L.L.C., Economists Incorporated and Institute for Business Innovation
Downloads 1,776 (6,565)
Citation 2

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2.

Open Access To Broadband Networks: A Case Study Of The AOL/Time Warner Merger

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 54
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 May 2001
Daniel L. Rubinfeld and Hal J. Singer
University of California at Berkeley - School of Law and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 1,598 (7,967)
Citation 1

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3.

The Empirical Case Against Asymmetric Regulation of Broadband Internet Access

Berkeley Technology Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 953-987, Summer 2002
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Mar 2003
Criterion Economics, L.L.C., Brookings Institution and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 1,565 (8,166)
Citation 27

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4.

Unintended Consequences of Net Neutrality Regulation

Journal on Telecommunications and High Technology Law, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Hal J. Singer and Robert E. Litan
Economists Incorporated and Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C.
Downloads 1,413 (7,205)
Citation 5

Abstract:

net neutrality, broadband, regulation, network industries, quality of service, QoS

5.

An Antitrust Analysis of Google's Proposed Acquisition of DoubleClick

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Related Publication No. 07-24
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2012
Robert W. Hahn and Hal J. Singer
University of Oxford, Smith School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 1,408 (9,123)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Google, DoubleClick, antitrust, online advertising, market definition, search, merger analysis

6.

The Economics of 'Wireless Net Neutrality'

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. RP07-10
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Apr 2007
Robert W. Hahn, Robert E. Litan and Hal J. Singer
University of Oxford, Smith School, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 1,385 (9,770)
Citation 17

Abstract:

network neutrality, regulation, wireless networks

7.

Competition in Broadband Provision and Its Implications for Regulatory Policy

Number of pages: 228 Posted: 17 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2010
DotEcon, DotEcon, Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 1,175 (12,942)
Citation 4

Abstract:

telecommunications, regulation, broadband, international regulation

8.

Cable Modems and DSL: Broadband Internet Access for Residential Customers

American Economic Association Papers & Proceedings, Vol. 91, No. 2, pp. 302-307, 2001
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Jerry A. Hausman, J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 1,166 (13,134)
Citation 15

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9.

Net Neutrality Regulation: The Economic Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2013
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, Brookings Institution, The American Consumer Institute, ESC Company, American Enterprise Institute, George Mason University - Mercatus Center, University of Wollongong - SMART Infrastructure Facility, Carnegie Mellon University - School of Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Oxford, Smith School, National Economic Research Associates Inc. (NERA) (Deceased), Francisco Marroquin University, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C., University of Virginia School of Law, Economists Incorporated, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Marsh & McLennan Companies - Cambridge Office, Advanced Analytical Consulting Group, London Business School and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 916 (16,161)
Citation 2

Abstract:

net neutrality, FCC, Internet, broadband, regulation

10.

Residential Demand for Broadband Telecommunications and Consumer Access to Unaffiliated Internet Content Providers

Yale Journal on Regulation, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 129-173, 2001
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Apr 2001
J. Gregory Sidak, Hal J. Singer and Jerry A. Hausman
Criterion Economics, L.L.C., Economists Incorporated and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 825 (21,754)
Citation 6

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11.

Does Video Delivered over a Telephone Network Require a Cable Franchise?

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 251-294, March 2007
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2010
Brookings Institution, Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 755 (24,996)

Abstract:

video over telephone, cable franchise, municipal franchise, Cable Act

12.

How Often Do 'Conflicts of Interests' in the Investment Banking Industry Arise During Hostile Takeovers?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Feb 2004
Charles W. Calomiris and Hal J. Singer
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 750 (24,266)
Citation 6

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Conflicts of interest, investment bank, hostile takeovers, acquisition premia, Chinese Wall

Evaluating Market Power with Two-Sided Demand and Preemptive Offers to Dissipate Monopoly Rent: Lessons for High-Technology Industries from the Antitrust Division's Approval of the XM-Sirius Satellite Radio Merger

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 697-751, 2008
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 31 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 708 (27,623)
Citation 1

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Evaluating Market Power with Two-Sided Demand and Preemptive Offers to Dissipate Monopoly Rent: Lessons for High-Technology Industries from the Antitrust Division's Approval of the XM-Sirius Satellite Radio Merger

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 4, Issue 3, pp. 697-751, 2008
Posted: 08 Oct 2008
J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated

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14.

Why the iPhone Won't Last Forever and What the Government Should Do to Promote its Successor

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2009
Robert W. Hahn and Hal J. Singer
University of Oxford, Smith School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 687 (28,668)
Citation 1

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15.

Assessing Bias in Patent Infringement Cases: A Review of International Trade Commission Decisions

AEI-Brookings Joint Center Working Paper No. RP07-03, Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 21, No. 2, Spring 2008
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2014
Robert W. Hahn and Hal J. Singer
University of Oxford, Smith School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 572 (34,333)

Abstract:

International Trade Commission, ITC, Section 337, patents, injunctive relief, patent litigation

16.

Assessing Competition in U.S. Wireless Markets: Review of the FCC’s Competition Reports

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2014
Gerald R. Faulhaber, Robert W. Hahn and Hal J. Singer
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Oxford, Smith School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 548 (37,732)

Abstract:

wireless competition, handset exclusivity, spectrum policy

17.

Bundles in the Pharmaceutical Industry: A Case Study of Pediatric Vaccines

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2011
Kevin W. Caves and Hal J. Singer
Navigant Economics and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 339 (60,168)

Abstract:

Bundling, Discount Attribution Test, Cascade, Consumer Welfare

18.

Letter to FCC Chairman Powell Concerning Auction 35

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Dec 2002
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Brookings Institution, University of Oxford, Smith School, University of California, Berkeley - Business & Public Policy Group, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Clemson University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law, Yale School of Management (Deceased), Stanford University, Criterion Economics, L.L.C., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, Economists Incorporated, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Marsh & McLennan Companies - Cambridge Office and Institute for Business Innovation
Downloads 336 (70,645)

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19.

Net Neutrality: A Radical Form of Non-Discrimination

Regulation, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 36-41, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2013
Hal J. Singer
Economists Incorporated
Downloads 327 (71,344)

Abstract:

net neutrality, hal j. singer, non-discrimination, enhanced service, guaranteed quality of servicer, QoS, broadband service provider, internet content provider, efficiency, prohibition, legislation, internet, non-discrminiation provisions,

20.

Uberregulation Without Economics: The World Trade Organization's Decision in the U.S.-Mexico Arbitration on Telecommunications Services

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. 1-48, December 2004
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Aug 2004 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 315 (76,189)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Telecommunications, trade, world trade organization, WTO, settlement rates, USTR, interconnection, Telmex, resale, LRAIC

21.

Do Unbundling Policies Discourage CLEC Facilities-Based Investment?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Apr 2003
Brookings Institution, Economists Incorporated and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 313 (76,743)
Citation 23

Abstract:

telecommunications, investment, unbundling, CLEC, UNE-P

22.

Are Google’s Search Results Unfair or Deceptive Under Section 5 of the FTC Act?

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 08 May 2012
Robert E. Litan and Hal J. Singer
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 312 (67,393)

Abstract:

Google, FTC, Section 5, Antitrust, Competition

23.

Should the FCC Depart from More than a Decade of Market-Oriented Spectrum Policy? Reply to Skrzypacz and Wilson

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jun 2007
Gerald R. Faulhaber, Robert W. Hahn and Hal J. Singer
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Oxford, Smith School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 305 (78,618)

Abstract:

Frontline, 700 MHz, auction, spectrum, FCC

24.

Class Certification in Antitrust Cases: An Economic Framework

George Mason Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Hal J. Singer and Robert B. Kulick
Economists Incorporated and Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census
Downloads 264 (90,234)

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25.

Are Vertically Integrated DSL Providers Squeezing Unaffiliated ISPs (and Should We Care)?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 May 2005
Robert W. Crandall and Hal J. Singer
Brookings Institution and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 253 (97,056)

Abstract:

price squeeze, Internet, DSL, broadband, ISPs

26.

Foxes in the Henhouse: FCC Regulation through Merger Review

Milken Institute Review, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 46-54, First Quarter 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 06 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2014
J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 250 (97,851)

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27.

Irrational Expectations: Can a Regulator Credibly Commit to Removing an Unbundling Obligation?

AEI-Brookings Related Publication No. 07-28
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2009
Jeffrey A. Eisenach and Hal J. Singer
American Enterprise Institute and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 245 (100,333)
Citation 2

Abstract:

unbundling, broadband, forbearance

28.

Does Clustering by Incumbent Cable MSOs Deter Entry by Overbuilders?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 May 2003
Hal J. Singer
Economists Incorporated
Downloads 226 (104,681)
Citation 1

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29.

Inter-City Competition for Retail Trade: Can Tax Increment Financing Generate Incremental Tax Receipts?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Economists Incorporated, Economists Incorporated and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 213 (106,986)

Abstract:

Tax increment financing, tax incentives, jurisdictional competition, fiscal federalism, state and local taxation

30.

Vertical Foreclosure in Video Programming Markets: Implications for Cable Operators

Review of Network Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 348-371, 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2009
Hal J. Singer and J. Gregory Sidak
Economists Incorporated and Criterion Economics, L.L.C.
Downloads 212 (115,328)

Abstract:

Vertical foreclosure, video programming markets, cable operators, multi-channel video programming distribution, unaffiliated video programming, Adelphia, Comcast, TimeWarner

31.

The Economic Impact of Eliminating Preemption of State Consumer Protection Laws

The University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
Joseph R. Mason, Robert B. Kulick and Hal J. Singer
Louisiana State University - Ourso School of Business, Government of the United States of America - Bureau of the Census and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 210 (113,235)

Abstract:

banking, consumer protection, preemption, subprime mortgage crisis, Consumer Financial Protection Agency, CFPA

32.

The Benefits of a Secondary Market for Life Insurance Policies

Real Property, Probate and Trusts Journal, Vol. 38, 2003
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Apr 2003 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2011
Neil A. Doherty and Hal J. Singer
University of Pennsylvania - Insurance & Risk Management Department and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 207 (96,674)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Life insurance, secondary market, life settlement, viatical

33.

The Static and Dynamic Inefficiency of Abandoning Unrestricted Auctions for Spectrum: A Critique of Professor Wilkie's Analysis of the M2Z Proposal

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2013
University of Oxford, Smith School, Economists Incorporated, Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 158 (151,843)

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34.

Is the U.S. Government's Internet Policy Broken?: A Review of Captive Audience by Susan Crawford

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jan 2013
Robert W. Hahn and Hal J. Singer
University of Oxford, Smith School and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 152 (151,079)

Abstract:

Internet, monopoly, Susan Crawford

35.

The Competitive Effects of a Cable Television Operator's Refusal to Carry DSL Advertising

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 301-331, 2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Sep 2006
Hal J. Singer
Economists Incorporated
Downloads 152 (152,642)

Abstract:

cable television, DSL, advertising, refusal to deal, antitrust

36.

An Economic Assessment of the Weight-Based CAFE Standard Proposed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 May 2004
Brookings Institution, Economists Incorporated and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 132 (173,908)
Citation 1

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CAFE, NHTSA, fuel economy, light trucks, curb weight, miles per gallon

37.

Observations on the Current Canadian Ownership Debate in Telecommunications

Criterion Working Paper No. 03-02
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2003
Robert W. Crandall and Hal J. Singer
Brookings Institution and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 132 (169,993)

Abstract:

Canada, telecommunications, foreign investment, tiering, licensing, asymmetric regulation

38.

Letter to Chairman Wheeler: Economic Evidence on Competition in Communications Markets and Implications for Key Policy Issues

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Dec 2013
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, Navigant Economics, Brookings Institution, Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), ESC Company, American Enterprise Institute, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Oxford, Smith School, American Enterprise Institute (AEI), The American Consumer Institute, Economists Incorporated, Advanced Analytical Consulting Group, Berkeley Research Group,LLC and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 119 (163,306)

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39.

The Impact of Incumbent Bidding in Set-Aside Auctions: An Analysis of Prices in the Closed and Open Segments of FCC Auction 35

Criterion Working Paper No. 02-07
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Apr 2003
Peter Cramton, Allan T. Ingraham and Hal J. Singer
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Economists Incorporated and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 109 (205,773)
Citation 1

Abstract:

auctions, damages, econometric, spectrum, FCC

40.

How Can Regulators Set Nonarbitrary Interim Rates? The Case of Local Loop Unbundling in Ireland

Journal of Network Industries, Vol. 3, pp. 273-295, 2002
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Apr 2003
J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 65 (270,288)
Citation 2

Abstract:

telecommunications, unbundling, Ireland

41.

The Consumer Benefits of Efficient Mobile-Number-Portability Administration

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2014
Hal J. Singer
Economists Incorporated
Downloads 61 (231,164)

Abstract:

churn, mobile, number portability, MNP, LNP, wireless, prices

42.

Interim Pricing of Local Loop Unbundling in Ireland: Epilogue

Journal of Network Industries, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 119-135, 2003
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 23 Feb 2007
J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer
Criterion Economics, L.L.C. and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 60 (295,269)
Citation 1

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43.

Life Support for Unaffiliated ISPs?

Regulation, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 46-52, Fall 2005
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Robert W. Crandall and Hal J. Singer
Brookings Institution and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 50 (318,965)

Abstract:

Internet Service Providers, ISPs, broadband, narrowband, FCC, Federal Communications Commission, telecommunications, telecommunications regulators, telecommunication policy, telecommunication policies

44.

The FCC's Incentive Auction: Getting Spectrum Policy Right

Progressive Policy Institute, Backgrounder, Sept. 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Sep 2013
David A. Balto and Hal J. Singer
Law Offices of David A. Balto PLLC and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 36 (342,853)

Abstract:

incentive auction, spectrum policy, tradeoffs, wireless networks

45.

Improving Public Safety Communications: An Analysis of Alternative Approaches

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Oct 2011
American Enterprise Institute, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Economists Incorporated and Economists Incorporated
Downloads 19 (415,730)

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46.

The Economics of Wireless Net Neutrality

Journal of Competition Law and Economics, Vol. 3, Issue 3, pp. 399-451, 2007
Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Robert W. Hahn, Robert E. Litan and Hal J. Singer
University of Oxford, Smith School, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C. and Economists Incorporated

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