Jerry Brito

George Mason University - Mercatus Center

Senior Research Fellow

3301 N. Fairfax Dr.

Ste. 450

Arlington, VA 22201-4433

United States

http://www.mercatus.org

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

13

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Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

Bitcoin Financial Regulation: Securities, Derivatives, Prediction Markets, and Gambling

Columbia Science and Technology Law Review (2014)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, New York Law School and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 2,332 (2,319)

Abstract:

bitcoin, securities, derivatives, prediction markets, gambling, internet, virtual currencies, CFTC, SEC

2.

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, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, 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 (15,905)
Citation 2

Abstract:

net neutrality, FCC, Internet, broadband, regulation

3.

Hack, Mash & Peer: Crowdsourcing Government Transparency

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Oct 2007
Jerry Brito
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 763 (22,880)
Citation 1

Abstract:

transparency, accountability, corruption, websites, XML, RSS, mashups, crowdsourcing

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Citation 2

The Spectrum Commons in Theory and Practice

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Mar 2006
Jerry Brito
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 257 (93,767)
Citation 2

Abstract:

spectrum, commons, open access, fcc, regulation, radio

The Spectrum Commons in Theory and Practice

Stanford Technology Law Review, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 May 2006
Jerry Brito
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 127 (180,297)
Citation 2

Abstract:

spectrum, commons, open access, fcc, regulation, radio

5.

An Orphan Works Affirmative Defense to Copyright Infringement Actions

Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review, Vol. 12, p. 75, 2005
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Jerry Brito and Bridget C.E. Dooling
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 211 (105,353)

Abstract:

copyright, orphan works, intellectual property

6.

Loving the Cyber Bomb? The Dangers of Threat Inflation in Cybersecurity Policy

Harvard National Security Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 May 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Jerry Brito and Tate Watkins
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Downloads 192 (107,238)

Abstract:

cybersecurity, threat inflation, military-industrial complex, cyber attacks, cyber war

Video Killed the Franchise Star: The Consumer Cost of Cable Franchising and Policy Alternatives

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 Apr 2006
Jerry Brito and Jerry Ellig
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 121 (187,177)

Abstract:

cable, franchising, fcc, video, television, franchise

Video Killed the Franchise Star: The Consumer Cost of Cable Franchising and Policy Alternatives

Journal on Telecommunications and High Technology Law, Vol. 5, p. 199, 2006
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 03 Nov 2006
Jerry Brito and Jerry Ellig
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 61 (290,925)

Abstract:

cable, franchising, FCC, video, television, franchise

8.

Sending Out an S.O.S.: Public Safety Communications Interoperability as a Collective Action Problem

Federal Communications Law Journal, Vol. 59, p. 457, 2007
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2008
Jerry Brito
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 127 (167,278)

Abstract:

public safety, first responders, interoperability, communications, spectrum

9.

Midnight Regulations and Regulatory Review

Administrative Law Review, Vol. 61, 2008
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 Sep 2008
Jerry Brito and Veronique de Rugy
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 70 (262,701)
Citation 3

Abstract:

oira, midnight regulations, regulatory review, regulation

10.

Mercatus Reports

Regulation, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 3-7, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 14 Nov 2006
Alastair Walling, Jerry Brito and Satya Thallam
George Mason University - Mercatus Center, George Mason University - Mercatus Center and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 56 (294,366)

Abstract:

tort reform, court system mercatus center, McCabe, english rule, court fees, contingency fees, alastair j. walling, nanotechnology, CTA nanorobots, satya thallam public safety, interoperability, jerry brito, police, radio communications, FCC, public safety agencies, frequencies, networks

11.

Spectrum Commons

Regulation, Vol. 29, No. 1, PP. 7-8, Spring 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 May 2006
Jerry Brito
George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 50 (310,052)

Abstract:

FCC, federal spectrum policy, property rights, radio spectrum, regulatory systems, thirdy way, ronald coase, government control of spectrum, commons approach, command and control regulation, policy making

12.

For Whom the Bell Tolls: The Midnight Regulation Phenomenon

Mercatus Policy Series, Policy Primer No. 9
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jan 2009
Jerry Brito and Veronique de Rugy
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center
Downloads 24 (395,100)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Midnight Regulation, OIRA

13.

Toward a More Perfect Union: Regulatory Analysis and Performance Management

Florida State Business Law Review, Vol. 8, 2008
Posted: 23 Sep 2008
Jerry Ellig and Jerry Brito
George Mason University - Mercatus Center and George Mason University - Mercatus Center

Abstract:

performance management, regulatory review, oira, regulation, benefit-cost, gpra, omb