Recent PostsCTN Issue: December 2016 Thomas Hazlett & Michael Honig, The Price of Freedom: How to Charge for Spectrum as WiFi and Cellular Collide IEEE ComSoc Technology News (Dec. 2016) Al[...]Thomas Hazlett recently reviewed two new volumes on the Information Economy for the International Journal of Economics of Business. Both Martin Campbell-Kelly and Daniel D. Garcia-Swartz, [...]My new research shows that more Internet access funding doesn't help students. And almost all U.S. schools are already online. By Thomas Hazlett 08/23/16 09:27 AM EDT Even during[...]How an early telephone silencer took on AT&T. By Lauren Young via Atlas Obscura It's not unusual today to overhear strangers' intimate phone conversations while comm[...]
Financial Times: Google’s China Syndrome, Thomas Hazlett
Traditionally, the local bank engaged in a “trust relationship.” It promised to invest your savings wisely, taking only the most prudent risks. To convince you of its sincerity, it spent a lot on a fancy building, telling customers: we’re no “fly by night” operation. It sponsored the Little League team and the Girl Scouts, spreading community roots deep and wide. Employee comportment: polite but boring, under the shadow of engraved plaques noting how many long years the bank had been in town, behaving itself. Full article available at ft.com. http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/ac353f1e-1052-11df-841f-00144feab49a.html. Also available by [PDF Download] on Prof. Hazlett’s faculty profile.