Telecommunications reform in Uganda
AbstractThe paper documents the case of Uganda's telecommunications reform. Uganda is one of only two countries in Africa that decided to privatize telecommunications in a competitive framework by selling a second national operator license. The authors find that Uganda did not sacrifice significant sales proceeds by choosing competition, but instead gained tremendously in both the speed and scale of investment from its early focus on competition.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by The World Bank in its series Policy Research Working Paper Series with number 2864.
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