In order to realize the growth, innovation and productivity potential related to (new) communications infrastructure, the European Commission´s “Digital Agenda for Europe” specifies ambitious goals in terms of coverage, i.e. investment, and adoption of broadband services on the demand side. This project focusses on two relevant and complementary research questions concerning the deployment of new wireline and wireless internet infrastructure.
Articles in Refereed Journals
Bertschek, Irene and Thomas Niebel (2016), Mobile and More Productive? Firm-Level Evidence on the Productivity Effects of Mobile Internet Use, Telecommunications Policy Volume 40, Issue 9, September 2016, 888-898. Download
01.07.2015 - 31.12.2015
Digital Economy · Competition and Regulation
Prof. Dr. Thomas Fetzer, Universität Mannheim, Mannheim, DE