This report analyses development and use of online payment systems, covering credit cards, debit cards, online banking, mediating services, mobile telephone payments and electronic money, and industry characteristics and network effects. It analyses drivers and impediments and policy issues.
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This document updates the definitions of the OECD Baskets Definitions 2000 and of the OECD Mobile Baskets Revision 2002.
OECD Information and Communication Policy News - June 2006
In the area of ICT measurement, the OECD works with many non-OECD countries including China, India, Russia and Brazil, as well as the global Partnership for Measuring ICT for Development and other networks, notably in Asia and Latin America.
This report summarises the discussions held at a roundtable hosted by the OECD Committee on Consumer Policy (CCP) in October 2005.
This report analyses the disclosure issues raised by technically‑imposed restrictions on the use of digital content.
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This report was prepared as an input by the OECD to the United Nations Working Group on Internet Governance (WGIG).
Governments and industry should step up their coordination to combat the global problem of spam, according to a new set of OECD recommendations.
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.
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.