Telecommunications in the Pacific region. Impact of a new regime

Macdonald S., Mandeville T. and Lamberton D. (1981) Telecommunications in the Pacific region. Impact of a new regime. Telecommunications Policy, 5 4: 243-250. doi:10.1016/0308-5961(81)90032-X

Author Macdonald S.
Mandeville T.
Lamberton D.
Title Telecommunications in the Pacific region. Impact of a new regime
Journal name Telecommunications Policy   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0308-5961
Publication date 1981
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/0308-5961(81)90032-X
Volume 5
Issue 4
Start page 243
End page 250
Total pages 8
Subject 1403 Econometrics
1710 Information Systems
3303 Development
3308 Law
3309 Library and Information Sciences
3312 Sociology and Political Science
Abstract In many developed countries there has recently been serious erosion of the monopoly position of national telecommunications authorities. Such authorities have long found difficulty in adjusting to the furious pace of electronics technology. The private sector may find less difficulty and should benefit as both user and provider of new information services. However, there are likely to be costs involved, and those who have traditionally made least use of telecommunications seem destined to bear the bulk of these costs. In developed countries, this may be unfortunate: in developing countries, the consequences could be much more serious.
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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