Int. J. of Technology Management   »   1988 Vol.3, No.5



Title: Telecommunications policy developments in Canada and their relevance to international telecommunications


Author: Flora MacDonald


Address: Minister of Communications, Government of Canada, Canada


Abstract: The telecommunications sector is currently undergoing changes in markets and technologies. In response, many national governments are restructuring their telecommunications policies and regulatory approaches to the telecommunications industry. Canada is now in the midst of implementing a new telecommunications policy consistent with this changing environment. The Canadian Minister of Communications reviews experience in Canada that may be of interest to other countries and governments.


Keywords: Canada; telecommunications policy; telecommunications regulation; privatisation; networks; global telecommunications.


DOI: 10.1504/IJTM.1988.025981


Int. J. of Technology Management, 1988 Vol.3, No.5, pp.485 - 492


Available online: 26 May 2009



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