The losing macroeconomics of local competition

Engebretson, Joan
July 2000
America's Network;07/01/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 10, p29
Trade Publication
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.


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