Most of our work is commercially sensitive and confidential. However, some of our public domain reports that have been prepared for or submitted to public bodies and regulators are listed below.
This report was commissioned by Ofcom in the context of its review of annual licence fees for spectrum in the 900MHz and 1800MHz bands. It sets out a methodology for establishing prices for spectrum in these bands on the basis … Continue reading
This report was prepared for Ofcom in order to support Ofcom’s review of annual licence fees for spectrum in the 900MHz and 1800Mhz bands. It provides evidence on spectrum prices achieved in auctions of comparable spectrum in other jurisdictions, renewal … Continue reading
DotEcon was commissioned by MasterCard Europe to review a recent ECB study on “Social and Private Costs of Retail Payment Instruments”. The ECB study provides a valuable attempt at collecting data on the usage and costs of different payment systems … Continue reading
This paper looks at raising revenues as an objective of awarding spectrum through auctions. The potential for raising revenue through spectrum auctions was highlighted by the Indian government setting revenue-raising as an explicit objective for the award of 3G and … Continue reading
Commissioned by MasterCard Europe, DotEcon reviewed a number of studies into the cost of payment systems, particularly the cost of using cash. This meta-study draws on research undertaken by central banks, academics and other stakeholders over the last decade. The … Continue reading