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1 Open access policies: What can we learn from Latin America? Roxana Barrantes Instituto de Estudios Peruanos

2 8.00 GDP growth (percetual variation) OECD LAC AFRICA Source: World Bank

3 Cables Key Telecom features Main lessons Venezuela, Rep. Bol. Uruguay Trinidad & Tobago Rep. Dominicana Reino Unido Perú Paraguay Panamá Nicaragua México Honduras Guatemala Estados Unidos El Salvador Ecuador Cuba Costa Rica Corea Colombia Chile Brasil Bolivia, Est. Plu. Argentina Source: ITU

4 Cables Key Telecom features Main lessons Venezuela, Rep. Bol. Uruguay Trinidad & Tobago Rep. Dominicana Reino Unido Perú Paraguay Panamá Nicaragua México Honduras Guatemala Estados Unidos El Salvador Ecuador Cuba Costa Rica Corea Colombia Chile Brasil Bolivia, Est. Plu. Argentina

5 Venezuela, Rep. Bol. Uruguay Trinidad & Tobago Rep. Dominicana Reino Unido Perú Paraguay Panamá Nicaragua México Honduras Guatemala Estados Unidos El Salvador Ecuador Cuba Costa Rica Corea Colombia Chile Brasil Bolivia, Est. Plu. Argentina

6 Venezuela, Rep. Bol. Uruguay Trinidad & Tobago Rep. Dominicana Reino Unido Perú Paraguay Panamá Nicaragua México Honduras Guatemala Estados Unidos El Salvador Ecuador Cuba Costa Rica Corea Colombia Chile Brasil Bolivia, Est. Plu. Argentina

7 Fixed broadband connections per 100 households Source: ITU

8 In most segments of the market, Latin American countries still have a high level of market concentration. Herfindahl - Hirschman Country Fixed Mobile Internet Argentina Brazil Chile Colombia Mexico Peru Source: Mariscal, Ramirez and Aldama (2008)

9 Internexa: Carrier of Carriers in Latin America Colombia, Ecuador, Perú and Brazil- IP services.

10 Submarine cables LANautilius Source: Enterprise webpage (http://www.lanautilus.com/eng/network_map.asp), al

11 Submarine cables Global Crossing Source: Enterprise webpage (http://www.globalcrossing.com/html/map html), al

12 Submarine cables Telefónica (TIWS) Source: Enterprise webpage (http://www.telefonica-wholesale.com/mapaflash.html), al

13 Cables Key Telecom features Main lessons - Liberalization and privatization occurred mostly in the nineties. - Expansion of fixed telephony was the goal. - Regulators were set up following the Guasch and Spiller model, of an independent entity trying to protect investment in the face of conflicting interests by the State, the private owner and consumers. - Private firms control major infrastructure.

14 Cables Key Telecom features Main lessons - Public private partnerships require strong leadership by the State. - Regulators may be weakened by increased State participation in operations. - What is the role of competition authorities? - Having a US/A fund is no guarantee of success - What is the extent of grandfathering rights?

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