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June 16, 2009

Raul Katz Releases a New Study Evaluating the Economic Impact of Germany's National Broadband Strategy

This study quantifies the macroeconomic impact of investment in broadband technology on employment and output of Germany????????s economy. Building on the ????????National Broadband Strategy????????????? announced by the German government, two sequential investment scenarios (2014 and 2020) are defined. The economic impact of broadband development over a ten year period in Germany amounts to 968,000 additional jobs and EUR 170.9 billion in incremental output. Read more...