U.S. Chamber Weighs Costs

Brody-Waite, Brooke
May 2004
Multichannel News;5/3/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 18, p118
Deals with a study conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on the instability of Internet protocol telephone service of cable companies in the regulatory policy in the country. Comment from Mike Zaneis, Chamber director of technology policy, on employment rates in the telecom service; Discussion on the recommendation for a regulatory environment on investment in the cable industry in the country; Role of regulatory policy in investment incentives in the industry.


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