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The economics of the internet: infrastructure and regulation

The economics of the internet: infrastructure and regulation
The economics of the internet: infrastructure and regulation
The purpose of this article is to inform users, regulators, and economists about the basic economics of the Internet, focusing on regulation of its infrastructure. It defines the Internet and describes its development and organization. It analyses the regulatory and competition issues associated with conveyance on the Internet. It then discusses three current puzzles of economic interest. While the article reaches several conclusions, the overall message is that much more work is needed in this area.
0266-903X
188-201
Cave, Martin
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Mason, Robin
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Cave, Martin
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Mason, Robin
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Cave, Martin and Mason, Robin (2001) The economics of the internet: infrastructure and regulation. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 17, 188-201.

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The purpose of this article is to inform users, regulators, and economists about the basic economics of the Internet, focusing on regulation of its infrastructure. It defines the Internet and describes its development and organization. It analyses the regulatory and competition issues associated with conveyance on the Internet. It then discusses three current puzzles of economic interest. While the article reaches several conclusions, the overall message is that much more work is needed in this area.

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Published date: 2001

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Local EPrints ID: 32999
URI: https://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/32999
ISSN: 0266-903X
PURE UUID: eabaed4f-96dd-4dd8-8268-acbdfe845dad

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Date deposited: 15 May 2006
Last modified: 15 Jul 2019 19:07

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