TITLE

The losing macroeconomics of local competition

AUTHOR(S)
Engebretson, Joan
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
America's Network;07/01/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 10, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the claim of competitive local exchange carriers (CLEC) in the United States that residential market is not profitable. Why providing voice service alone is not profitable; How to measure the cost of providing local service; Cost of an unbundled network element platform by telecommunications companies; Types of services offered by CLEC.
ACCESSION #
3363602

 

Related Articles

  • No alarms, no surprises. Brereton, Colin // Total Telecom Magazine;Jul2004, p9 

    Discusses the implications of the implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) on telecommunication companies in Europe. Kinds of accounting methods; Advantages and disadvantages of an IFRS regulation to the telecommunications industry; Challenge faced by the...

  • Zapping the Competition. Woolley, Scott // Forbes Asia;10/2/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 16, p66 

    The article describes the competition to create standards covering high-speed communication network called Mobile-Fi. The technology has gotten tangled up in a high-stakes, nasty fight over what technical standards should be adopted to guide its use. In August, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission...

  • Singapore pursues fiber-rich technologies to spin global web. Mesher, Gene // Lightwave;Apr95, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p13 

    Reports on Singapore's use of fiber-optic technology to establish its global information hub. Singapore Telecom's planned operation of the fiber-optic infrastructure; Expected completion of the infrastructure in 2005; Length of optical fiber laid in the city since November 1994; Updates on...

  • USF amount to be utilise in AJK & GB, Barjees.  // Flare (Pakistan);Jul2014, p68 

    The article reports on Pakistan State Minister for Information Technology (IT) Anusha Rahman Khan's claim that universal service funds (USF) will be used to provide telecommunication services to unserved and underserved areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Gilgit-Baltistan (GB).

  • Links to the world with new telecom network.  // Northern Ontario Business;May99, Vol. 19 Issue 8, Progress p16 

    Profiles the Northern Ontario Telecommunications Network (NOCN) initiative in Ontario. Pursuit of high-speed low-cost voice and data transmission capabilities; Application to the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund for capital funds; Provider partners; Parry Sound Area Telecommunications...

  • Making waves. Lunden, Ingrid // Total Telecom Magazine;Nov2008, p30 

    This article discusses the intention of mobile broadband service providers to get new bandwidth. According to the article, providers promise new mobile broadband services if they get hold of the bandwidth. It notes that regulators will have to deal with continued wrangling over who should get...

  • Telecom Expenses And Sarbanes-Oxley.  // Business Communications Review;Aug2006, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p35 

    The article focuses on the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) legislation on the telecommunication expense management (TEM) of businesses in the U.S. David Spofford, CEO of Invoice Insight, expect clients requesting that the TEM system facilitate a SOX-compliant approval process. Meanwhile, John...

  • FCC seeks comment on setting service rates for schools. West, Peter // Education Week;4/3/96, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p17 

    Reports on Federal Communications Commission's request for public comment on how it should implement affordable-access provisions of the broad telecommunications-deregulation measure for schools. Process of setting telecommunications rules that will help decide whether schools will be able to...

  • India Telecom Manufacturing In Doldrums? Chakraborty, Pradeep // Wireless Week;6/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 13, p24 

    Focuses on the telecommunication manufacturing industry in India. Provision under the New Telecom Policy 1994 in India; Problems facing Indian manufacturers; Case of hostile discrimination against local manufacturing.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics