Comment: In the Matter of Restoring Internet Freedom
30 Pages Posted: 7 Mar 2019
Date Written: July 1, 2017
In comments filed with the Federal Communications Commissions, this filing argues that the agency's 2015 Open Internet Order:
1. Violated “The Law of Disruption”.
2. Imposed utility treatment for broadband in a way that was fundamentally at odds with disruptive innovation.
3. Dangerously and needlessly skews critical future innovations.
4. Replaced “permissionless” innovation with pre-emptive regulation.
Keywords: net neutrality, broadband, mobile, law of disruption, big bang disruption, innovation
JEL Classification: D40, K23, L14, L22, L43, L51, L86, L96, O33
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