Services trade

Experts meeting on Telecommunication Services

 

Session I. Trade in telecommunication services and barriers to it

 

Different regulations, different impacts – What regulations affect trade in telecommunications services?

Margit Molnar, OECD Trade and Agriculture Directorate

 

Speakers

Barriers to telecom trade: a WTO perspective, Lee Tuthill, WTO

Trade in telecommunications and barriers to it, Tilmann Kupfer, BT

Barriers to trade in telecommunications services, Anastacio Ramos, Verizon

Trade and telecom market evolution, Eric Loeb, AT&T

 

 

Session II. Challenges for boosting trade in telecommunication services

 

Regulatory trends and challenges, Youlia Lozanova, ITU

 

Speakers

Challenges to boosting trade in communication services, Scott Marcus, WIK-Consult GmbH

The impact of explicit and implicit FDI restrictions on telecommunications services, Raul Katz, Columbia Business School