Valletti, Tommaso (2006): Mobile Call Termination: a Tale of Two-Sided Markets. Published in: International Journal of Digital Economics No. 61 : pp. 61-77.
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Mobile telephony is described as a "two-sided" market where customers are seen as senders and receivers of communications that are mutually beneficial both to callers and receivers. This has implications in terms of market definition and market power. The economics of mobile call termination is discussed in this context.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Institution:||Communications & Strategies|
|Original Title:||Mobile Call Termination: a Tale of Two-Sided Markets|
|Keywords:||mobile telephony; market definition and call termination|
|Subjects:||L - Industrial Organization > L9 - Industry Studies: Transportation and Utilities > L96 - Telecommunications
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O3 - Innovation ; Research and Development ; Technological Change ; Intellectual Property Rights > O30 - General
D - Microeconomics > D4 - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design > D43 - Oligopoly and Other Forms of Market Imperfection
|Depositing User:||Sophie Nigon|
|Date Deposited:||06. Apr 2007|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 10:03|