2018 Forum programme

Partner Session
The ripple effect of Spectrum pricing on economies
Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM, Room 1 - Dynamo

Spectrum policy experts and economists have long debated the impact of spectrum pricing on investment and consumer prices in mobile markets. A study by GSMA Intelligence provides, for the first time, robust empirical evidence that shows more expensive spectrumcan - and has indeed - harmed consumers in both developed and developing countries. The findings have important ramifications for regulators, especially those that are prioritising improved coverage and increased investment in 4G and 5G.

The detailed agenda of the session is available here

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Sponsor 0000023817 on session C-00006486.