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  • 19-April-2006

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    Report of the OECD Task Force on Spam: Anti-Spam Toolkit of Recommended Policies and Measures (OECD Digital Economy Paper 114)

    The OECD has launched an Anti-Spam Toolkit to help governments and industry work together to combat spam. The Anti-Spam Toolkit, its annexes and background papers are available at www.oecd-antispam.org.

  • 18-April-2006

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    Rethinking universal service for a next generation network environment (STI Digital Economy Paper 113)

    In many OECD countries, a primary longer term issue is how to provide universal service in the new competitive environment where voice is ubiquitous and cheap, voice revenues low and where voice has become just one of many applications provided on networks.

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  • 12-April-2006

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    The secondary market for domain names (STI Digital Economy Paper 111)

    The paper provides an overview of recent developments in Internet domain name markets, and more specifically, in the market for secondary domain names that is largely driven by Internet advertising on search engines.

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  • 21-March-2006

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    Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID): Drivers, Challenges and Public Policy Considerations (STI Digital Economy Paper 110)

    RFID touches on several regulatory and/or policy issues with potentially wide-ranging social, economic, as well as national security implications, including international trade, intellectual property rights, standards, spectrum, security, and privacy

  • 20-March-2006

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    Policy considerations of VoIP (STI Digital Economy Paper 109)

    VoIP applications have the potential to reduce prices for voice communications and enhance competition in voice markets by lowering entry barriers to these markets.

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  • 3-March-2006

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    The implications of WiMAX for competition and regulation (STI Digital Economy Paper 108)

    The new WiMAX equipment could play a key role in helping bridge the digital divide as long-distance wireless links could help deliver higher-speed access to areas traditionally out of reach of fixed-line networks.

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  • 13-February-2006

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    The policy implications of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) (STI Digital Economy Paper 106)

    VoIP traffic is growing rapidly in conjunction with the growth in broadband connections, in particular digital subscriber lines (DSL) and cable modems. According to a recent survey, VoIP is growing at twice the rate of traditional switched voice.

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  • 16-January-2006

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    Telecommunication regulatory institutional structures and responsibilities (STI Digital Economy Paper 105)

    The jurisdiction of regulators has changed in many countries as responsibilities, formerly with ministries, was transferred to regulators.

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  • 10-January-2006

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    VoIP: Developments in the market (STI Digital Economy Paper 104)

    The development of broadband Internet access, has triggered a shift in voice traffic from traditional public switched telephone networks (PSTN) to alternative Internet Protocol (IP) networks.

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  • 20-October-2005

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    OECD Broadband Statistics, December 2005

    The number of broadband subscriptions throughout the OECD continued to increase in the first half of 2005 from 119 million to 137 million. Broadband penetration in the OECD grew by 15% in the first half of the year to 11.8 subscribers per 100 inhabitants. As penetration grows, broadband providers in the OECD increasingly are offering voice and video services over this platform.

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