When IT Meets Politics:

liberalisation


April 15, 2013  7:18 PM

Would re-opening the UK Broadband market to competition be a fitting tribute to Mrs Thatcher?

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
BT, competition, liberalisation, NTL, Ofcom, Offer, Ofgas, Ofgem, Oftel, privatisation, telecoms, Thatcher, Virgin

Amid all the "tributes" and suggestions for memorials we have forgotten what would have happened if some of her less controversial achievements, such as telecoms liberalisation leading to full competition in the local loop, had not been reversed after 1997. The independent regulators put in place...

March 11, 2012  10:51 AM

Allow market forces to redress regulatory failure – A budget for IT enabled recovery Part 2

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
BDUK, deregulation, Duopoly, G-Cloud, IR35, liberalisation, Ofcom, Oftel, privatisation, telecoms


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