The Implications of the FCC’s Net Neutrality Repeal

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The Implications of the FCC’s Net Neutrality Repeal

  • Florian Schaub School of Information, University of Michigan, USA

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Abstract:  In December 2017, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) repealed US net neutrality regulation. The author discusses the meaning and importance of net neutrality, the FCC’s prior net neutrality rules and the implications of their repeal.

Keywords:  Internet; net neutrality; public policy; regulation

Published:   26 September 2018


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