Competition and Consumer Protection Issues in Communication, Information, and Media Technology Networks

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Larry Downes

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy

Date Written: August 20, 2018

Abstract

In response to a request for comment from the Federal Trade Commission, this report is divided into three parts:

• The FTC’s continuing leadership in consumer protection for Internet access
• Competition and consumer protection in a changing communications industry
• Competition and consumer protection in a changing media industry

Keywords: FTC, broadband, consumer protection, Internet, net neutrality, communications, media

JEL Classification: D40, K23, L14, L22, L43, L51, L86, L96, O33

Suggested Citation

Downes, Larry, Competition and Consumer Protection Issues in Communication, Information, and Media Technology Networks (August 20, 2018). Georgetown McDonough School of Business Research Paper No. 3335287. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3335287 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3335287

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