In his remarks delivered at the International Economic Forum of the Americas, Mr. Gurría affirmed that innovation will be the key to foster economic growth and to tackle the major global and social challenges of our time: persistent poverty, unemployment, climate change, water management, and health care.
The focus of this paper is to provide an overview of developments in broadband power line technologies and related policy issues.
This paper provides an overview of developments in numbering, naming and addressing in the context of Next Generation Networks (NGN) with a focus on ENUM (tElephone NUmber Mapping).
This paper argues that policy makers need to evaluate the costs and benefits of any public investment in telecommunication infrastructure and select projects which can stimulate current demand but simultaneously expand the productive capacity of the economy in the longer term.
This workshop, organised jointly by the World Bank/infoDev and the OECD, aims to share and highlight best practices in coherent approaches to meeting development objectives.
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This report discusses ways of extending telecommunication infrastructure services to the rural poor in developing countries.
This paper examines the economic impact of proposals to add a non-cost “premium” to international telecommunication charges. This work follows up on earlier OECD work which examined international traffic exchange.
This paper assembles some evidence on developments in investment by incumbent and alternative telecommunications operators during the period 2000-2005.
OECD Information and Communication Policy News - April 2009Including events (upcoming and recent), new publications and recent reports.
OECD Information and Communication Policy News - August 2009Including events (upcoming and recent), new publications and recent reports.