This dissertation contains three essays that look at competition, entry and capacity spectrum investment of wireless telecommunication firms in the U.S. The first two essays (Chapters 1-2) examine wireless firm's entry decision while the final essay studies their investment behavior.Numbering data from North America Numbering Plan22 (NANPA) is crosschecked with service provision data. ... The local carriers typically serve less than 10, 000 customers within a rate center and their footprint seldom appears across rate centers. The ... The major regional brands include Alltel, Circket, Cellular One, Centennial, Edge, Einstein, Metro PCS, Suncom, Surewest, US Cellular etc. 24 Theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Empirical Studies on the U.S. Mobile Telecommunications Industry|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|