FS IV 96-16 Telecommunications Infrastructure and Economic Development : A Simultaneous Approach

  title={FS IV 96-16 Telecommunications Infrastructure and Economic Development : A Simultaneous Approach},
  author={Lars-Hendrik R{\"o}ller and Leonard Waverman},
Telecommunications Infrastructure and Economic Development: A Simultaneous Approach* In this paper we investigate how telecommunications infrastructure affects economic growth. This issue is important and has received considerable attention in the popular press concerning the creation of the "information superhighway" and its potential impacts on the economy. We use evidence from 21 OECD countries over the past twenty years to examine the impacts that telecommunications developments may have… CONTINUE READING
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