The Wrong Tool for the Job examines the role that price discrimination can play in broadband pricing and considers the different ways to to implement a price discrimination strategy.  It concludes that, while price discrimination can be an effective way to increase access to broadband, data-based pricing is an inefficient and counter-productive means to that worthy end.


A PDF of the paper can be downloaded here.

Licenses Alone Do Not Govern Behavior in Open Source

A recent kerfuffle around an open source software creator asking for their package not to be included in a larger project has turned into...… Continue reading