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William H. Lehr

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First Name:William
Middle Name:H.
Last Name:Lehr
RePEc Short-ID:ple356
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(50%) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Communications Futures Program
USA, Cambridge, MA

(50%) Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
USA, Cambridge

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Working papers

  1. Lehr, William & Sicker, Douglas, 2017. "Communications Act 2021," 28th European Regional ITS Conference, Passau 2017 169478, International Telecommunications Society (ITS).
  2. Stocker, Volker & Smaragdakis, Georgios & Lehr, William & Bauer, Steven, 2016. "Content may be King, but (Peering) Location matters: A Progress Report on the Evolution of Content Delivery in the Internet," 27th European Regional ITS Conference, Cambridge (UK) 2016 148708, International Telecommunications Society (ITS).
  3. Lehr, William & Sicker, Douglas, 2016. "Would you like your Internet with or without video?," 27th European Regional ITS Conference, Cambridge (UK) 2016 148683, International Telecommunications Society (ITS).
  4. Lehr, William & Oliver, Miquel, 2014. "Small cells and the mobile broadband ecosystem," 25th European Regional ITS Conference, Brussels 2014 101406, International Telecommunications Society (ITS).
  5. Domingo, Albert & Lehr, William, 2013. "Will broadband pricing support 1Gbps services?," 24th European Regional ITS Conference, Florence 2013 88482, International Telecommunications Society (ITS).
  6. William Lehr, 2012. "Measuring the Internet: The Data Challenge," OECD Digital Economy Papers 194, OECD Publishing.
  7. Clark, David & Gillett, Sharon & Lehr, William & Sirbu, Marvin & Fountain, Jane E., 2003. "Local Government Stimulation of Broadband: Effectiveness, E-Government, and Economic Development," Working Paper Series rwp03-002, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
  8. William Lehr & Frank R. Lichtenberg, 1996. "Computer Use and Productivity Growth in Federal Government Agencies, 1987 to 1992," NBER Working Papers 5616, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Lichtenberg, F.R. & Lehr, B., 1996. "Computer Use and Productivity Growth in federal Government Agencies," Papers 96-10, Columbia - Graduate School of Business.
  10. Nicholas Economides & William Lehr, 1994. "The Quality of Complex Systems and Industry Structure," Working Papers 94-06, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, Department of Economics.
  11. Lehr, W. & Noll, R.G., 1989. "Isdn And The Small User: Regulatory Policy Issues," Papers 150, Stanford - Studies in Industry Economics.


  1. Lehr, William H. & Chapin, John M., 2010. "On the convergence of wired and wireless access network architectures," Information Economics and Policy, Elsevier, vol. 22(1), pages 33-41, March.
  2. Peyman FARATIN & David CLARK & Steven BAUER & William LEHR & Patrick GILMORE & Arthur BERGER, 2008. "The Growing Complexity of Internet Interconnection," Communications & Strategies, IDATE, Com&Strat dept., vol. 1(72), pages 51-72, 4th quart.
  3. Cragg, Michael & Lehr, William & Rudkin, Ron, 2001. "Assessing the Cost of Capital for a Standalone Transmission Company," The Electricity Journal, Elsevier, vol. 14(1), pages 80-88.
  4. Bill Lehr & Frank Lichtenberg, 1999. "Information technology and its impact on firm-level productivity: evidence from government and private data sources, 1977-1993," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 32(2), pages 335-362, April.
  5. Lehr, William & Lichtenberg, Frank R, 1998. "Computer Use and Productivity Growth in US Federal Government Agencies, 1987-92," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 46(2), pages 257-279, June.
  6. William Lehr, 1996. "Compatibility Standards And Industry Competition: Two Case Studies," Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 4(2), pages 97-112.
  7. Lehr, William H & Weiss, Martin BH, 1996. "The political economy of congestion charges and settlements in packet networks," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 219-231, April.
  8. Lehr, William, 1995. "Repeated contract negotiations with private information: Comment," Japan and the World Economy, Elsevier, vol. 7(4), pages 473-474, November.
  9. Gillett, Sharon E. & Lehr, William H. & Osorio, Carlos, 0. "Local government broadband initiatives," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 28(7-8), pages 537-558, August.
  10. Gillett, Sharon E. & Lehr, William H. & Osorio, Carlos A., 0. "Municipal electric utilities' role in telecommunications services," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 30(8-9), pages 464-480, September.
  11. Lehr, William & McKnight, Lee W., 0. "Wireless Internet access: 3G vs. WiFi?," Telecommunications Policy, Elsevier, vol. 27(5-6), pages 351-370, June.


  1. David D. Clark & William H. Lehr & Steven Bauer, 2016. "Interconnection in the Internet: peering, interoperability and content delivery," Chapters,in: Handbook on the Economics of the Internet, chapter 16, pages 344-362 Edward Elgar Publishing.


  1. Lee W. McKnight & William Lehr & David D. Clark (ed.), 2001. "Internet Telephony," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 0262133857, January.

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  1. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (2) 2017-01-15 2017-01-15
  2. NEP-REG: Regulation (1) 2017-01-15


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