Hal J. Singer

Econ One

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Scholarly Papers (48)

1.

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
Econ One and Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C.
Downloads 1,831 (8,009)
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net neutrality, broadband, regulation, network industries, quality of service, QoS

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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., Econ One and Institute for Business Innovation
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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 Econ One
Downloads 1,644 (9,560)
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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 Econ One
Downloads 1,596 (10,030)
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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 Econ One
Downloads 1,525 (10,783)
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Google, DoubleClick, antitrust, online advertising, market definition, search, merger analysis

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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 Econ One
Downloads 1,449 (11,710)
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network neutrality, regulation, wireless networks

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Net Neutrality Regulation: The Economic Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2013
Independent, University of Warwick - Warwick Business School, Brookings Institution, The American Consumer Institute, ESC Company, NERA Economic Consulting, George Washington University - Regulatory Studies 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, Econ One, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Marsh & McLennan Companies - Cambridge Office, Advanced Analytical Consulting Group, Inc., London Business School and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,425 (12,042)
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net neutrality, FCC, Internet, broadband, regulation

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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 Econ One
Downloads 1,214 (15,480)
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telecommunications, regulation, broadband, international regulation

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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 Econ One
Downloads 1,198 (15,819)
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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., Econ One and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 853 (26,134)
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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 Econ One
Downloads 811 (28,099)
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Conflicts of interest, investment bank, hostile takeovers, acquisition premia, Chinese Wall

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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 Econ One
Downloads 776 (29,818)

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

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 Econ One
Downloads 719 (32,599)
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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 Econ One

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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 Econ One
Downloads 708 (33,793)
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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 Econ One
Downloads 631 (39,438)

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

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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 Econ One
Downloads 581 (43,998)

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wireless competition, handset exclusivity, spectrum policy

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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
Econ One Research and Econ One
Downloads 412 (67,556)

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Bundling, Discount Attribution Test, Cascade, Consumer Welfare

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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 Econ One
Downloads 394 (71,209)

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Google, FTC, Section 5, Antitrust, Competition

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
Econ One
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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.

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, Econ One, Chapman University - Economic Science Institute, Marsh & McLennan Companies - Cambridge Office and Institute for Business Innovation
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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 Econ One
Downloads 324 (89,329)
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Telecommunications, trade, world trade organization, WTO, settlement rates, USTR, interconnection, Telmex, resale, LRAIC

22.

Do Unbundling Policies Discourage Clec Facilities-Based Investment?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 Apr 2003
Brookings Institution, Economists Incorporated and Econ One
Downloads 323 (89,627)
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telecommunications, investment, unbundling, CLEC, UNE-P

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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 Econ One
Downloads 314 (92,487)

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Frontline, 700 MHz, auction, spectrum, FCC

24.

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 Econ One
Downloads 302 (96,530)
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Life insurance, secondary market, life settlement, viatical

25.

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
Econ One and NERA Economic Consulting
Downloads 289 (101,228)

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When the Econometrician Shrugged: Identifying and Plugging Gaps in the Consumer Welfare Standard

George Mason Law Review, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Jul 2018
Kevin W. Caves and Hal J. Singer
Econ One Research and Econ One
Downloads 287 (102,378)

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antitrust, innovation, monopsony, section 2, single-firm conduct, exclusionary, discrimination, tribunal

27.

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 Econ One
Downloads 262 (112,292)

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price squeeze, Internet, DSL, broadband, ISPs

28.

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 Econ One
Downloads 258 (114,088)

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

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 28 Jul 2005
Economists Incorporated, Econ One and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 255 (115,489)

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

30.

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
NERA Economic Consulting and Econ One
Downloads 252 (116,942)
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unbundling, broadband, forbearance

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Does Clustering by Incumbent Cable Msos Deter Entry by Overbuilders?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 May 2003
Hal J. Singer
Econ One
Downloads 241 (122,321)
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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, NERA Economic Consulting and Econ One
Downloads 230 (128,152)

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

33.

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
Econ One and Criterion Economics, L.L.C.
Downloads 222 (132,702)
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Vertical foreclosure, video programming markets, cable operators, multi-channel video programming distribution, unaffiliated video programming, Adelphia, Comcast, TimeWarner

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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 Econ One
Downloads 164 (175,056)

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Internet, monopoly, Susan Crawford

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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 Econ One
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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
Econ One
Downloads 160 (178,745)

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

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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, Econ One Research, Brookings Institution, Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), ESC Company, NERA Economic Consulting, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Oxford, Smith School, American Enterprise Institute (AEI), The American Consumer Institute, Econ One, Advanced Analytical Consulting Group, Inc., Berkeley Research Group,LLC and Kansas State University - Department of Economics
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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 Econ One
Downloads 143 (196,248)

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

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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 Econ One
Downloads 140 (199,562)
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CAFE, NHTSA, fuel economy, light trucks, curb weight, miles per gallon

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The Consumer Benefits of Efficient Mobile-Number-Portability Administration

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Feb 2014
Hal J. Singer
Econ One
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churn, mobile, number portability, MNP, LNP, wireless, prices

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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 Econ One
Downloads 111 (238,192)
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auctions, damages, econometric, spectrum, FCC

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Antitrust Out of Focus: The FTC Misses the Mark In Dogged Pursuit of 1-800’s Trademark Settlements

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2019
Geoffrey A. Manne, Hal J. Singer and Joshua D. Wright
International Center for Law & Economics (ICLE), Econ One and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 91 (272,363)

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antitrust, federal trade commission, inherently suspect, horizontal restraints, consumer welfare, rule of reason

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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 Econ One
Downloads 73 (310,867)
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telecommunications, unbundling, Ireland

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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 Econ One
Downloads 61 (341,863)
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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 Econ One
Downloads 53 (368,804)

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

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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 Econ One
Downloads 49 (378,440)

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incentive auction, spectrum policy, tradeoffs, wireless networks

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Improving Public Safety Communications: An Analysis of Alternative Approaches

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Oct 2011
NERA Economic Consulting, University of Maryland - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Economists Incorporated and Econ One
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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 Econ One

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