Missed opportunities on the digital agenda
A three-point plan to boost competition and investment.
Appeared in print on 17.01.2013
Neelie Kroes, the European commissioner for the digital agenda, sought on your pages in December to defend her plans for a digital Europe (“My plans for a digital Europe,” 13-19 December). Sadly, her recommendation on wholesale prices that competitors should pay for access to incumbents’ networks is a missed opportunity to boost competition, improve regulation and stimulate broadband investment.