Economic Repercussions of Applying Title II to Internet Services

09 September 2014
By Dr. Christian Dippon and Jonathan Falk

CALinnovates commissioned NERA to prepare this White Paper, which critically examines proposals to reclassify Internet services as telecommunications services in order to make them subject to selected parts of Title II of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended most recently in the Telecommunications Act of 1996. Specifically, the FCC is investigating whether to issue new rules governing how ISPs manage and price the traffic that flows through their networks.