Demand for Communications Services – Insights and Perspectives

Essays in Honor of Lester D. Taylor

ISBN: 978-1-4614-7992-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-7993-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxix

  2. Advances in Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-15

      Regression with a Two-Dimensional Dependent Variable

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      Pages 17-29

      Piecewise Linear L1 Modeling

  3. Empirical Applications: Information and Communication Technologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 31-31

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      Pages 33-57

      “Over the Top:” Has Technological Change Radically Altered the Prospects for Traditional Media?

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      Pages 59-82

      Forecasting Video Cord-Cutting: The Bypass of Traditional Pay Television

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      Pages 83-111

      Blended Traditional and Virtual Seller Market Entry and Performance

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      Pages 113-131

      How Important is the Media and Content Sector to the European Economy?

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      Pages 133-151

      Product Differences and E-Purchasing: An Empirical Study in Spain

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      Pages 153-170

      Forecasting the Demand for Business Communications Services

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      Pages 171-182

      Residential Demand for Wireless Telephony

  4. Empirical Applications: Other Areas

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Pages 185-209

      Pricing and Maximizing Profits Within Corporations

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      Pages 211-227

      Avalanche Forecasting: Using Bayesian Additive Regression Trees (BART)

  5. Evidenced Based Policy Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 229-229

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      Pages 231-254

      Universal Rural Broadband: Economics and Policy

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      Pages 255-271

      Who Values the Media?

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      Pages 273-287

      A Systems Estimation Approach to Cost, Schedule, and Quantity Outcomes

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 289-289

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      Pages 291-304

      Fifty Years of Studying Economics

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      Pages 305-306

      Concluding Remarks

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 307-331