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A Proposal to Promote Local Competition: The LoopCo Plan

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  • Roy Morris

    (Capitol College)

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    The LoopCo Plan, which uses market mechanisms to promote competition, is the best approach to restructuring the telecommunications market, say its proponents, who object to the requirements and to-date implementation of the Telecommunications Act of l996. The local-loop's spin-off 's consumer and shareholder benefits are set forth, as well as its details, economics, benefits vs. alternatives, and the FCC's regulatory authority to carry it out.

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    Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Law and Economics with number 9807001.

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    Length: 10 pages
    Date of creation: 15 Jul 1998
    Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwple:9807001
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