The purpose of this module of the study is to develop an intellectual framework and innovative content exploring issues related to new technologies and regulation policies. The module is organized in three main parts:
Technological trends. This part examines the main technological trends and their impacts on regulation.
Market and regulation. The analysis of the technology implications on the current regulation and market structure in this part is focusing on traditional regulatory areas, like Interconnection, price regulation, etc. and market structure aspects, like horizontal and vertical integration.
New regulatory paradigm. Based on the technology trends and regulatory implications a new regulatory paradigm and its constituent elements are discussed in this part.
Telecommunications Regulation Handbook 2000