Research & Commentary: FCC’s Data-Roaming Mandate
On April 7, 2011 the Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote on a data-roaming mandate that would force mobile operators to offer their data networks to smaller carriers on “commercia
Research & Commentary: Effect of 2011 Japan Earthquake on the Reinsurance Industry
With billions of dollars in property losses expected in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, insurers will have to pay enormous claims.
Research & Commentary: The Price-Anderson Act
The generation of electricity through nuclear power carries risk.
Research & Commentary: The Safety of Nuclear Energy Generation
The earthquake and tsunami that rocked Japan on March 11 caused a series of explosions and fires at the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant, setting off a storm of media attention and public con
Research & Commentary: Competitive Bidding for Medical Devices
This year Medicare is implementing a change in how it determines which companies can provide durable medical equipment to the system’s beneficiaries.
Research & Commentary: Georgia Tax Reform
The Special Council on Tax Fairness for Georgians was established to conduct a study of the state’s revenue structure and make a report of its findings and recommendations for legislation.
Tapping the Rainy Day Fund & School Fund Balances
Balancing the 2010-11 Budget without Raising Taxes
The Economic Stabilization Fund (ESF): Appropriate Uses and Legislative History
Research & Commentary: NEPA Requirement Reform and the ‘Stanford Model’
Research & Commentary: Retransmission Fees
Increasing broadcast retransmission fees have caused much tension between multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs) and broadcasters.
Research & Commentary: FCC Set-Top Box Regulation
Section 629 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 authorized the Federal Communications Commission to regulate the television hardware market.
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