EconomicsECON164 Economics and the Telecommunications Industry

Covers the economics of the telecommunications industry including telephone, cellular telephone, and data communications. Particular emphasis on the Internet, satellite, paging, cable television, radio and television broadcasting. Examines the industry structure and implications of moving from a regulated environment to competition. Topics examined from a competitive strategic standpoint as well as public policy perspective.


Prerequisite(s): ECON 100A or ECON 100M; and ECON 113.