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Deregulating telecommunications : U.S. and Canadian telecommunications, 1840-1997, Kevin G. Wilson

Label
Deregulating telecommunications : U.S. and Canadian telecommunications, 1840-1997
Title
Deregulating telecommunications
Title remainder
U.S. and Canadian telecommunications, 1840-1997
Statement of responsibility
Kevin G. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Wilson, Kevin G.
Dewey number
384/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE7645
LC item number
.W55 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Critical media studies
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  • Telecommunication
  • Telecommunication
Label
Deregulating telecommunications : U.S. and Canadian telecommunications, 1840-1997, Kevin G. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Origins and Consolidation of the U.S. Telephone Industry
  • Computer III and the MFJ
  • 160
  • 6.6
  • Telecommunications Act of 1996: Linking Enhanced Services to Local Network Competition
  • 167
  • 7
  • Canadian Approach to Deregulation
  • 7.2
  • Problem of National Policy: A Uniquely Canadian Problem
  • 176
  • 13
  • 7.3
  • Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Federal Jurisdiction: The Stage Is Set for a National Approach to Competition in Telecommunications
  • 183
  • 7.4
  • Liberalization of Terminal Equipment
  • 187
  • 7.5
  • Competition in Long Distance: A Policy for Corporate Users
  • 197
  • 7.6
  • 1.4
  • Canada's Domestic Satellite Communication Industry: The Telesat Dilemma
  • 216
  • 7.7
  • Bell Canada Reorganization
  • 221
  • 7.8
  • Privatization of Teleglobe
  • 224
  • 7.9
  • Telecommunications Act of 1993
  • Early Regulation of U.S. Telecommunications
  • 228
  • 8
  • From Enhanced Services to Local Network Competition: The Canadian Approach
  • 8.2
  • CRTC Authorizes Common Carrier Provision of Enhanced Service on a Temporary Basis
  • 238
  • 8.3
  • CRTC Initiates a General Proceeding on Enhanced Services
  • 239
  • 8.4
  • 20
  • ALEX: The Rise and Fall of a Bell Canada Enhanced Service
  • 242
  • 8.5
  • From Enhancedl Services to Local Network Competition: A Policy for Telephone/Cable Convergence
  • 245
  • 8.6
  • New Regulatory Framework, Part I: Rate Rebalancing, Cross-Subsidies, and the End of Rate-of-Return
  • 247
  • 8.7
  • New Regulatory Framework, Part II: Interoperability, Interconnection, Co-location, Unbundling, and Number Portability
  • 2
  • 250
  • 8.8
  • A Policy for Telephone/Cable Convergence
  • 253
  • Telegraphs and Telephones: Building the Canadian Telecommunications Mosaic, 1846-1946
  • 2.2
  • Origins and Consolidation of the Canadian Telegraph Industry
  • 25
  • Part I
  • 2.3
  • Origins and Consolidation of the Canadian Telephone Industry
  • 32
  • 2.4
  • Early Regulation of Canadian Telecommunications
  • 37
  • 3
  • Regulation of the Telephone Industry as a Public Utility: History, Theory, and Practice
  • 3.2
  • Regulation and the State
  • From Competition to Monopoly: The Consolidation and Regulation of U.S. and Canadian Telecommunications, 1840-1946
  • 42
  • 3.3
  • Social Control of Commerce: A Brief History of Economic Regulation
  • 44
  • 3.4
  • Birth of the Modern Regulatory Agency: The Three Phases of Economic Regulation
  • 51
  • 3.5
  • Some Principles and Practices Underscoring the Economic Regulation of Telephony as a Public Utility
  • 55
  • 1
  • 3.6
  • Two Modes of Operation of the Regulatory Agency: Administrative-Adjudicative versus Policy Making
  • 61
  • 3.7
  • Problem of Agency Independence: Contrasting U.S. and Canadian Models
  • 64
  • Part II
  • From Monopoly to Competition: The Deregulation of U.S. and Canadian Telecommunications, 1946-1997
  • 4
  • Power of Ideas: The Beginning of the End of Monopoly in Telecommunications
  • Telegraphs and Telephones: The Birth and Consolidation of the U.S. Telecommunications Industry, 1840-1936
  • 4.2
  • Problem with Regulation: Some Prominent Failures
  • 79
  • 4.3
  • What to Do about the Regulatory Agencies: The Reform Approach
  • 82
  • 4.4
  • Engineering Consent for Deregulation: Business Users and the Economic Approach
  • 87
  • 4.5
  • 1.2
  • From Ideas to Public Policy: Deregulation Gains the Support of Politicians
  • 98
  • 5
  • Step-by-Step toward Deregulation in the United States
  • 5.2
  • Consent Decree of 1956: AT & T Deflects a Second Antitrust Challenge to Its Monopoly
  • 108
  • 5.3
  • Hush-A-Phone and Carterfone: AT & T Loses Its Monopoly in the Provision of Terminal Equipment
  • 110
  • Origins and Consolidation of the U.S. Telegraph Industry
  • 5.4
  • Some Technical Notes on Technology and Services Relevant to the Long Distance Market
  • 115
  • 5.5
  • AT & T's Long Distance Monopoly: A Matter of Regulatory Interpretation and Precedent
  • 120
  • 5.6
  • Step-by-Step toward Competition in Long Distance
  • 122
  • 5.7
  • 10
  • A Liberalized Market for Satellite Communications
  • 130
  • 5.8
  • Regulated Monopoly and Antitrust Law: A Complex Dynamic
  • 137
  • 5.9
  • Final Antitrust Challenge: AT & T Agrees to Divest Itself of Its Local Operating Companies
  • 139
  • 6
  • Local Network Competition and the Deregulation of Enhanced Services in the United States
  • 1.3
  • 6.2
  • Marriage of Computers and Telecommunications
  • 151
  • 6.3
  • Regulatory Response to Hybrid Applications: Computer I
  • 154
  • 6.4
  • Failure of Computer I Results in a New Approach: Computer II
  • 157
  • 6.5
Control code
43810827
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 309 pages
Isbn
9780847698240
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00038269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Deregulating telecommunications : U.S. and Canadian telecommunications, 1840-1997, Kevin G. Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Origins and Consolidation of the U.S. Telephone Industry
  • Computer III and the MFJ
  • 160
  • 6.6
  • Telecommunications Act of 1996: Linking Enhanced Services to Local Network Competition
  • 167
  • 7
  • Canadian Approach to Deregulation
  • 7.2
  • Problem of National Policy: A Uniquely Canadian Problem
  • 176
  • 13
  • 7.3
  • Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Federal Jurisdiction: The Stage Is Set for a National Approach to Competition in Telecommunications
  • 183
  • 7.4
  • Liberalization of Terminal Equipment
  • 187
  • 7.5
  • Competition in Long Distance: A Policy for Corporate Users
  • 197
  • 7.6
  • 1.4
  • Canada's Domestic Satellite Communication Industry: The Telesat Dilemma
  • 216
  • 7.7
  • Bell Canada Reorganization
  • 221
  • 7.8
  • Privatization of Teleglobe
  • 224
  • 7.9
  • Telecommunications Act of 1993
  • Early Regulation of U.S. Telecommunications
  • 228
  • 8
  • From Enhanced Services to Local Network Competition: The Canadian Approach
  • 8.2
  • CRTC Authorizes Common Carrier Provision of Enhanced Service on a Temporary Basis
  • 238
  • 8.3
  • CRTC Initiates a General Proceeding on Enhanced Services
  • 239
  • 8.4
  • 20
  • ALEX: The Rise and Fall of a Bell Canada Enhanced Service
  • 242
  • 8.5
  • From Enhancedl Services to Local Network Competition: A Policy for Telephone/Cable Convergence
  • 245
  • 8.6
  • New Regulatory Framework, Part I: Rate Rebalancing, Cross-Subsidies, and the End of Rate-of-Return
  • 247
  • 8.7
  • New Regulatory Framework, Part II: Interoperability, Interconnection, Co-location, Unbundling, and Number Portability
  • 2
  • 250
  • 8.8
  • A Policy for Telephone/Cable Convergence
  • 253
  • Telegraphs and Telephones: Building the Canadian Telecommunications Mosaic, 1846-1946
  • 2.2
  • Origins and Consolidation of the Canadian Telegraph Industry
  • 25
  • Part I
  • 2.3
  • Origins and Consolidation of the Canadian Telephone Industry
  • 32
  • 2.4
  • Early Regulation of Canadian Telecommunications
  • 37
  • 3
  • Regulation of the Telephone Industry as a Public Utility: History, Theory, and Practice
  • 3.2
  • Regulation and the State
  • From Competition to Monopoly: The Consolidation and Regulation of U.S. and Canadian Telecommunications, 1840-1946
  • 42
  • 3.3
  • Social Control of Commerce: A Brief History of Economic Regulation
  • 44
  • 3.4
  • Birth of the Modern Regulatory Agency: The Three Phases of Economic Regulation
  • 51
  • 3.5
  • Some Principles and Practices Underscoring the Economic Regulation of Telephony as a Public Utility
  • 55
  • 1
  • 3.6
  • Two Modes of Operation of the Regulatory Agency: Administrative-Adjudicative versus Policy Making
  • 61
  • 3.7
  • Problem of Agency Independence: Contrasting U.S. and Canadian Models
  • 64
  • Part II
  • From Monopoly to Competition: The Deregulation of U.S. and Canadian Telecommunications, 1946-1997
  • 4
  • Power of Ideas: The Beginning of the End of Monopoly in Telecommunications
  • Telegraphs and Telephones: The Birth and Consolidation of the U.S. Telecommunications Industry, 1840-1936
  • 4.2
  • Problem with Regulation: Some Prominent Failures
  • 79
  • 4.3
  • What to Do about the Regulatory Agencies: The Reform Approach
  • 82
  • 4.4
  • Engineering Consent for Deregulation: Business Users and the Economic Approach
  • 87
  • 4.5
  • 1.2
  • From Ideas to Public Policy: Deregulation Gains the Support of Politicians
  • 98
  • 5
  • Step-by-Step toward Deregulation in the United States
  • 5.2
  • Consent Decree of 1956: AT & T Deflects a Second Antitrust Challenge to Its Monopoly
  • 108
  • 5.3
  • Hush-A-Phone and Carterfone: AT & T Loses Its Monopoly in the Provision of Terminal Equipment
  • 110
  • Origins and Consolidation of the U.S. Telegraph Industry
  • 5.4
  • Some Technical Notes on Technology and Services Relevant to the Long Distance Market
  • 115
  • 5.5
  • AT & T's Long Distance Monopoly: A Matter of Regulatory Interpretation and Precedent
  • 120
  • 5.6
  • Step-by-Step toward Competition in Long Distance
  • 122
  • 5.7
  • 10
  • A Liberalized Market for Satellite Communications
  • 130
  • 5.8
  • Regulated Monopoly and Antitrust Law: A Complex Dynamic
  • 137
  • 5.9
  • Final Antitrust Challenge: AT & T Agrees to Divest Itself of Its Local Operating Companies
  • 139
  • 6
  • Local Network Competition and the Deregulation of Enhanced Services in the United States
  • 1.3
  • 6.2
  • Marriage of Computers and Telecommunications
  • 151
  • 6.3
  • Regulatory Response to Hybrid Applications: Computer I
  • 154
  • 6.4
  • Failure of Computer I Results in a New Approach: Computer II
  • 157
  • 6.5
Control code
43810827
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 309 pages
Isbn
9780847698240
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00038269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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