Economics of the Internet

24 Pages Posted: 2 Jan 2007  

Nicholas Economides

New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics

Date Written: January 2007

Abstract

We discuss salient economic aspects of the Internet, including the possible abolition of net neutrality by local broadband access networks as well as potential incompatibilities and degradation of connectivity in the Internet backbone.

Keywords: Internet, net neutrality, Internet backbone, collusion, dominance

Suggested Citation

Economides, Nicholas, Economics of the Internet (January 2007). NYU Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-07; NET Institute Working Paper No. 07-01. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=954446 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.954446

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