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Catherine Tinsley: "On the Money!" (Huffington Post)
Senior Policy Scholar Catherine Tinsley published a Huffington Post blog on the U.S. Treasury Department's recent decision to replace Andrew Jackson with Harriett Tubman on the front of the $20...
InsideTrade.com cites CBPP Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership event, quotes Pietra Rivoli: "Scholar Says TPP Economic Studies Not Conclusive, Ask Wrong Question"
Inside The U.S.'s Trade, World Trade Online published an article about the center's latest Georgetown on the Hill trade event, "The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Are the Critics Right?...
Larry Downes: "Say It Ain't So, Netflix (Oh But It Is): Still More 'Net Neutrality' Hypocrisy" (Forbes)
Downes discusses the recent revelation that Netflix has "secretly throttl[ed] traffic for its customers on Verizon and AT&T’s mobile networks, and has been doing so for the last five years....
Larry Downes: "The Rise And Fall Of FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's Internet Empire" (Forbes)
Larry Downes looks at the eight major initiatives Chairman Wheeler has undertaken in advance of his increasingly direct agenda to fundamentally change the nature of Internet governance. It reviews...
Larry Downes: "Four Reasons Today's Disruptive Innovations Are Better And Cheaper, And What To Do About It" (Forbes)
In this article, Downes begins by discussing the advantages of start-ups: "Start-ups, unencumbered by the costs of amortizing investments in older technologies, physical supply chains, and...
Downes in Forbes Tech: "For Outmoded Set-Top Boxes, The FCC Doubles Down On Failure"
Larry Downes finds the latest FCC decision to create "new, mandatory technical standard[s] that will open up rapidly-disappearing set-top boxes to even more third party providers" deeply...
Downes: "The Business Implications of the EU-U.S. 'Privacy Shield'" (HBR)
Larry Downes examines the newly agreed upon “EU-U.S. Privacy Shield,” arguing it is "unclear, however, if ... [it] ... will pass muster with EU authorities," since it "will likely do...
Downes in Forbes: "In Wildly Overbroad New Investigation, California Telephone Regulators Gasp For Relevance"
Larry Downes examines the California Public Utility Commission's decision to investigate how competitive the analog phone line market is, arguing the massive data collection involved in the...
Wallsten: "For broadband 'zero rating,' it doesn't have to be all or nothing" (The Hill)
Senior Policy Scholar Scott Wallsten argues "some groups contend that programs like Facebook's Free Basics violate net neutrality by treating content differently based on whether the site...
Wallsten's new research on sharing economy highlighted in Washington Post
Center for Business and Public Policy Senior Policy Scholar Scott Wallsten's research, "The Competitive Effects of the Sharing Economy: How is Uber Changing Taxis?" was highlighted in...
Catherine Tinsley: "Stop Perpetuating Gender Types with Children's Christmas Toys" (Huffington Post)
Senior Policy Scholar Catherine Tinsley published a Huffington Post blog, "Stop Perpetuating Gender Types with Children's Christmas Toys."
Jeffrey Macher discusses the future of hospitality with Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson
Jeff Macher moderates conversation with Marriott International President and CEO Arne Sorenson
Jeff Macher, academic director of the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy, moderated a conversation with Marriott International President and CEO Arne Sorenson on a variety of...
What Companies Must Do Now That Better Is Also Cheaper
Larry Downes in the European Business Review: "Industry-disrupting products used to enter the market as inferior but more affordable versions of existing offerings, giving incumbents time to...
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Downes in the Washington Post: Some common sense on data encryption
Downes argues “we need the pragmatic reforms called for by the Digital Due Process group to correct problems in the Patriot Act and other overreactions to recent events. But we also need reasonable...
Downes in The Hill: FCC comes in from the cold
Downes in Forbes: On Enterprise Broadband, The FCC Can't Leave Well Enough Alone
CBPP Senior Industry and Innovation Fellow Larry Downes' latest, "On Enterprise Broadband, The FCC Can't Leave Well Enough Alone," was featured in Forbes this morning. Downes...

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