Reforming USF And Compensation

Rockwell, Mark
February 2005
Wireless Week;2/2/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p12
Trade Publication
Focuses on the reform process for the universal service fund (USF) and the intercarrier compensation in the U.S. Purpose of creating the USF; Carrier repayment process that lets carriers shift money among themselves to cover the costs of completing each other's call; Technologies that have undermined the USF process as consumers find other ways to get telecommunication services.


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