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Internet oversight urged

Create a WTO-equivalent to oversee the internet, recommends major new report by panel chaired by Professor Peter Williamson of Cambridge Judge Business School. The internet needs an international WTO-style body to protect and grow it as one of the world's…

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Government Computing: Internet needs monitoring by WTO-type body, says new report

Create a WTO-equivalent to oversee the internet, recommends a major new report by a panel chaired by Professor Peter Williamson of Cambridge Judge Business School. “The world faces a series of complex issues involving data and communications which go beyond…

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CCTV (English): UK gives Huawei green light to help build 5G network

Peter Williamson, Honorary Professor of International Management at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on Huawei’s role in building the UK's 5G network. "Huawei's technology is already deeply embedded in the global standards that underpin 5G," Professor Williamson said. "The costs…

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Sputnik News: ‘US creating alternative 5G network is a pipe-dream’

Peter Williamson, Honorary Professor of International Management at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on the US-Huawei situation and the prospects for the US to create an alternative 5G high-speed communication network. Professor Williamson believes such a 5G network “is a…

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Four reasons Huawei’s new Harmony OS won’t solve its problems

Huawei's meteoric rise in the telecoms business was brought to a dramatic halt in April when the US government put a ban on US companies doing business with the Chinese firm. This includes Google and, crucially for Huawei's smartphone users,…

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The Conversation: Four reasons Huawei’s new Harmony OS won’t solve its problems

An article in The Conversation co-authored by Dr Kamal Munir, Reader in Strategy & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, looks at Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and outlines four reasons why Huawei’s new operating system Harmony OS is ‘not a…

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The EU single market at 25

A conference at Cambridge Judge marked the 25th anniversary of the European Union's single market, in advance of a special issue of the Review of Industrial Organisation journal. There has been much progress, but plenty of work remains to translate…

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Capacity Media: T-Mobile US to take over Sprint to create $146 billion company

Dr Christos Genakos, University Senior Lecturer in Economics at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on the T-Mobile - Sprint case: “Consolidation leads to higher prices as well as higher per-firm investment. The question for competition authorities is to find the…

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Mobile consolidation

Paper co-authored by Dr Christos Genakos of Cambridge Judge is nominated as best article in the Antitrust Writing Awards. A research paper on mobile phone consolidation co-authored by Dr Christos Genakos, University Senior Lecturer in Economics at Cambridge Judge Business…

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Mobile consolidation

Cable: New report predicts 90 per cent of the UK could have 5G by 2026

As the UK moves towards new 5G mobile technology, a study at Cambridge Judge Business School urges modest yet reliable mobile broadband connectivity, even if this entails a reduction of large headline speeds. Consistency rather than speed is the key…

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