What Is the Network Neutrality Debate Really About?

International Journal of Communication, Vol. 1, pp. 377-388, 2007

12 Pages Posted: 15 Aug 2007 Last revised: 1 Sep 2014

J. Gregory Sidak

Criterion Economics, L.L.C.

Abstract

In the debate over network neutrality, the real issue of consequence is how owners of broadband access networks will shift their business models away from a subscriber-funded model to a model that relies more on advertising. That clash with the other players in the market is the heart of the network neutrality controversy.

Keywords: network neutrality

Suggested Citation

Sidak, J. Gregory, What Is the Network Neutrality Debate Really About?. International Journal of Communication, Vol. 1, pp. 377-388, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1006587

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