Multilateralising Telecoms: A Step-Change in Need of a Step?

February 2, 2018

In the rapidly developing digital economy, where user-generated content is on the rise, and end-users are no longer just consuming content, but also developing, uploading, and networking content, there is an urgent need to put in place a reliable telecommunications infrastructure for all. In this context, the present paper identifies the main e-commerce related telecommunications disciplines found under regional trade agreements. It calls for greater harmonisation, in particular through revisions to the World Trade Organization’s Regulatory Reference Paper.

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Topics: TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Authors: ROHAN KARIYAWASAM

Publishing Institution: RTA EXCHANGE

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