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Larry Downes: "Antitrust Is Back -- But The Media Industry Doesn't Need It" (Forbes)

After decades of relative obscurity, antitrust is back in the headlines. Late last week, for example, the Federal Trade Commission announced it would not block Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods...

Larry Downes: "Is Tesla Really a Disruptor? (And Why the Answer Matters)" (Harvard Business Review)

Downes co-authored an article in Harvard Business Review about the transformative trajectory of Tesla: "Tesla, Elon Musk’s automotive start-up, is having a very good year. In September,...

Anna-Maria Kovacs: "Outside Opinion: Wireless Competition Is Rampant" (Wireless Week)

All four of the national carriers have now reported their 2Q’17 results...the wireless industry is highly price is also clear that T-Mobile, in particular, is gaining subscribers...

Jensen comments on "What went wrong with globalization?" in Marketplace feature

In a feature article about globalization, Professor Jensen was interviewed and shared comments, "We know who is going to lose their jobs from this [globalization]...And so we need to create...

Larry Downes: "One recipe at a time, YouTube’s ‘Binging With Babish’ is disrupting the content industry" (Washington Post)

What does a 15-layer taco mean for the future of video competition? Like the list of its ingredients, the answer is: pretty much everything. Last week, up-and-coming YouTube star Andrew Rea, who...

Downes comments on digital divide in FiveThirtyEight feature

FiveThirtyEight featured Larry Downes' comments on rural broadband coverage in the United States: "By virtue of excluding some, the internet’s value as a network of connection was...

CBPP hosts policy forum on the implications of trade remedies and international trade

Do trade remedies function to raise tariffs and create barriers, in part to reduce deficits and in part to gain leverage (which we otherwise have lost in World Trade Organization negotiations and...

Larry Downes: "Net Neutrality Or Continued Innovation? Can't We Have Both?" (Forbes)
CBPP scholars issue Economic Policy Vignette: "An Economic Perspective of Title II Regulation of the Internet"
Dr. Daniel Sokol, University of Florida Research Foundation Professor, presents the Airline Competition Conference at the CBPP
Larry Downes featured in Multichannel News for July comments on net neutrality submitted to the FCC
CBPP hosts policy forum on title II, net neutrality, and the struggle for balance in broadband regulation

On July 12, 2017, the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy and...

Scott Wallsten
Downes and Wallsten participated in a policy discussion on the perennial debate about net neutrality.

Scott Wallsten (Senior Policy Scholar) and Larry Downes (Senior Industry and Innovation Fellow) joined a...

Anna-Maria Kovacs releases new policy paper: "The Effect of Title II Classification on Wireless Investment"
Mayo presented "Universal Service: Now It's Getting Personal" at the Center for Research in Regulated Industries 30th Annual Western Conference in Monterrey, California
Larry Downes
Downes testifies before Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on broadband infrastructure investment