FCC Study Supports Case for A La Carte

Hearn, Ted
February 2006
Multichannel News;2/13/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p32
The article highlights a study conducted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on a la carte sale of cable programming. The study asserts that the a la carte sale could benefit consumers. It opposes the findings of a study conducted by Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. and funded by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association. The FCC study found out that monthly bills could be reduced by buying 20 channels a la carte.


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