The Current State of Mexico's Telecom Reform: A Clash between Reforms and Competition

9 Pages Posted: 26 May 2014

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Ramiro Tovar Landa

Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)

Date Written: May 13, 2014

Abstract

Speech about Telecommunications Reform in México and their industrial policy elements which lie up in income transfers from the incumbent to its competitors and rules that rewards the lack of investment by new competitors and erase incentives to the the incumbent reaching confiscatory measures. The reform is guided to service based competition rather than facilities based. Mexico is about to test a regulatory policy failure when the investment by both, incumbent and entrants, is needed to reach the higher grow to the Mexico' economy.

Keywords: Telecommunications Regulation, Mexico

JEL Classification: L96

Suggested Citation

Tovar Landa, Ramiro, The Current State of Mexico's Telecom Reform: A Clash between Reforms and Competition (May 13, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2441573 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2441573

Ramiro Tovar Landa (Contact Author)

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