Policy reports

Adapting Policies and Regulations for Convergence in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Sector: A Comparative Analysis of New Zealand and the United States

Prepared by Fiona M. Alexander, July 2007

About the author

Fiona Alexander is an Associate Administrator in the Office of International Affairs for the US Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) in Washington, DC. In her previous role as a Senior Telecommunications Policy Analyst at NTIA she developed and advocated US ICT policy positions in international fora, such as the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). During Fiona's Ian Axford Fellowship exchange to New Zealand she was based at the Ministry of Economic Development, where she completed a comparative analysis of the ways New Zealand and the United States are trying to meet their national ICT goals in the face of converging technology platforms.

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