Telecommunications Policy

(The TQCC of Telecommunications Policy is 12. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Digitalization and economic growth: A comparative analysis of Sub-Saharan Africa and OECD economies224
Mechanisms to improve labor productivity by performing telework141
AI governance in the public sector: Three tales from the frontiers of automated decision-making in democratic settings137
The impact of ICT on economic growth-Comparing rich and poor countries135
Foreign direct investment, information technology and economic growth dynamics in Sub-Saharan Africa124
ICT as a driver of economic growth: A survey of the literature and directions for future research115
ICT for sustainable development: Global comparative evidence of globalisation thresholds84
Revisiting Wireless Internet Connectivity: 5G vs Wi-Fi 682
What will be the possible barriers to consumers’ adoption of smart home services?75
Assessment of mobile technology use in the emerging market: Analyzing intention to use m-payment services in India72
Factors influencing TikTok engagement behaviors in China: An examination of gratifications sought, narcissism, and the Big Five personality traits68
Harnessing artificial intelligence (AI) to increase wellbeing for all: The case for a new technology diplomacy66
Inequality and gender inclusion: Minimum ICT policy thresholds for promoting female employment in Sub-Saharan Africa65
Internet access and poverty reduction: Evidence from rural and urban Mexico63
Broadband infrastructure and export growth60
Societal and ethical impacts of artificial intelligence: Critical notes on European policy frameworks54
5G: A new future for Mobile Network Operators, or not?51
Understanding the greater diffusion of mobile money innovations in Africa49
Financial inclusion, mobile money, and individual welfare: The case of Burkina Faso44
From digital divide to digital inclusion: Challenges for wide-ranging digitalization in Pakistan43
The non-linear relationship between ICT diffusion and financial development42
Digital technologies and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa42
Forming a 5G strategy for developing countries: A note for policy makers41
Effects of the internet, mobile, and land phones on income inequality and The Kuznets curve: Cross country analysis41
Broadband speed and unemployment rates: Data and measurement issues40
Reaping digital dividends: Digital inclusive finance and high-quality development of enterprises in China39
Resistance to facial recognition payment in China: The influence of privacy-related factors39
An analysis of the impacts of telecommunications technology and innovation on economic growth37
On the regional impact of broadband on productivity: The case of Brazil37
The gap not only closes: Resistance and reverse shifts in the digital divide in Russia37
Innovation ecosystems theory revisited: The case of artificial intelligence in China36
Can digitization mitigate the economic damage of a pandemic? Evidence from SARS36
Impact of very high-speed broadband on company creation and entrepreneurship: Empirical Evidence36
Digital infrastructure and employment in services: Evidence from Sub-Saharan African countries35
Is ICT an enduring driver of economic growth? Evidence from South Asian economies35
Inclusive growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Exploring the interaction between ICT diffusion, and financial development35
The impact of literacy on intention to use digital technology for learning: A comparative study of Korea and Finland34
ICT and socio-economic development: Evidence from a spatial panel data analysis in China34
Information technology, income inequality and economic growth in sub-Saharan African countries33
Artificial intelligence: From ethics to law32
ICT dynamics for gender inclusive intermediary education: Minimum poverty and inequality thresholds in developing countries31
Determinants of mobile broadband use in developing economies: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa30
Mobile payment and rural household consumption: Evidence from China29
Does ICT create a new driving force for manufacturing?—Evidence from Chinese manufacturing firms29
Importance of Internet Exchange Point (IXP) infrastructure for 5G: Estimating the impact of 5G use cases28
ICT, governance and inequality in Africa28
ICT investment and GDP growth: Causality analysis for the case of Korea28
Harnessing digital technologies for poverty reduction. Evidence for low-income and lower-middle income countries26
Platform configurations for local and private 5G networks in complex industrial multi-stakeholder ecosystems26
Small is big in ICT: The impact of R&D on productivity25
ICT adoption, innovation, and SMEs’ access to finance25
Digital divide and financial development in Africa25
Exploring the structural effects of the ICT sector in the Greek economy: A quantitative approach based on input-output and network analysis24
Artificial Intelligence Applications in Telecommunications and other network industries24
Do ICTs drive wealth inequality? Evidence from a dynamic panel analysis23
Broadband adoption and availability: Impacts on rural employment during COVID-1923
Convergence patterns in global ICT: Fresh insights from a club clustering algorithm23
State broadband policy: Impacts on availability22
The non-linear impact of digitization on remittances inflow: Evidence from the BRICS22
Regulation and innovation in 5G markets21
China's emerging role in the global semiconductor value chain21
Total factor productivity enablers in the ICT industry: A cross-country firm-level analysis21
Democratic legitimacy in global platform governance21
Environmental sustainability in the OECD: The power of digitalization, green innovation, renewable energy and financial development21
Connecting the other half: Exploring options for the 50% of the population unconnected to the internet21
Regulating smart contracts: Legal revolution or simply evolution?20
Determinants of digitalization and digital divide in Sub-Saharan African economies: A spatial Durbin analysis20
Determinants of internet use by school-age children: The challenges for Mexico during the COVID-19 pandemic20
Female participation in African labor markets: The role of information and communication technologies20
The evolution of cyber-insurance industry and market: An institutional analysis19
Increasing low-income broadband adoption through private incentives19
The impact of the General Data Protection Regulation on internet interconnection19
Urbanization and sustainable development for inclusiveness using ICTs19
Demonetization and digitalization: The Indian government's hidden agenda19
Drivers of and barriers to e-commerce adoption in Indonesia: Individuals’ perspectives and the implications19
Demand-side broadband policy in the context of digital transformation: An examination of SME digital advisory policies in Wales18
Ethics of autonomous weapons systems and its applicability to any AI systems18
Intangible capital, ICT and sector growth in China17
Who uses paid over-the-top services and why? Cross-national comparisons of consumer demographics and values17
How does broadband infrastructure promote entrepreneurship in China: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment17
Spectrum access options for vertical network service providers in 5G17
Comparative techno-economic evaluation of LTE fixed wireless access, FTTdp and FTTC VDSL network deployment for providing 30 Mbps broadband services in rural areas17
The impact of ICT patents on economic growth: An international evidence16
The multidimensional effect of financial development on trade in Africa: The role of the digital economy16
Will 5G lead to more spectrum sharing? Discussing recent developments of the LSA and the CBRS spectrum sharing frameworks16
Advertising in streaming video: An integrative literature review and research agenda15
Measuring ICT externalities and their contribution to productivity: A bilateral trade based approach15
Elections, institutions, and the regulatory politics of platform governance: The case of the German NetzDG15
Factors influencing K-pop artists' success on V live online video platform15
Does digitalization promote net job creation? Empirical evidence from WAEMU countries15
E-commerce in Spain: Determining factors and the importance of the e-trust15
Employment and the gender digital divide in Latin America: A decomposition analysis15
The AI techno-economic complex System: Worldwide landscape, thematic subdomains and technological collaborations15
“Data localization”: The internet in the balance15
The technology we choose to create: Human rights advocacy in the Internet Engineering Task Force15
Why is South Korea at the forefront of 5G? Insights from technology systems theory15
Techno-economic viability of integrating satellite communication in 4G networks to bridge the broadband digital divide14
ICT and economic growth in Sub-Saharan Africa: Transmission channels and effects14
Internet of things and the economics of 5G-based local industrial networks14
Quantum Artificial Intelligence: A “precautionary” U.S. approach?14
Factors affecting users' satisfaction and dissatisfaction of OTT services in South Korea14
Internet access and its role on educational inequality during the COVID-19 pandemic14
Telecommunications and economic development – The 21st century: Making the evidence stronger14
Ubiquitous technologies and 5G development. Who is leading the race?14
Prediction of Wheat Production Using Machine Learning Algorithms in northern areas of Pakistan13
Telecommunications and economic development – The 20th century: The building of an evidence base13
Digital divides across consumers of internet services in Spain using panel data 2007–2019. Narrowing or not?13
A new measure of digital economic activity and its impact on local opportunity13
Leveraging university research within the context of open innovation: The case of Huawei13
Information and communications technology infrastructure and firm growth: An empirical study of China's cities12
Data portability effects on data-driven innovation of online platforms: Analyzing Spotify12
Small rural operators techno-economic analysis to bring mobile services to isolated communities: The case of Peru Amazon rainforest12
Fibre to the countryside: A comparison of public and community initiatives tackling the rural digital divide in the UK12
Mobile phones, mobile Internet, and employment in Uganda12
Population grid-based assessment of the impact of broadband expansion on population development in rural areas12
The rise of 5G technologies and systems: A quantitative analysis of knowledge production12
“The Netflix effect” in Thailand: Industry and regulatory implications12
The ‘China’ question in mobile Internet standard-making: Insights from expert interviews12