Computer & Communication Industry Association

Reports

The Impact of Network Usage Fees on the Brazil Cloud Market

Economic Analysis of Market Licensing v. OEM Restricted Licensing for Standard and Essential Patents

The latest research on Standard Essential Patents (SEPs) shows that there are potential problems in SEP licensing that may result in excessive royalties beyond the technical contribution of a paten...

DMCC: Economic Impact

The Sky Is Rising 2024 Edition

The latest data show significant growth in the music, film, gaming, and other entertainment industries – largely thanks to the internet. Consumers and creators alike are shown to be thriving with...

State of the UK Digital Economy

Public First finds that the United Kingdom boasts the most advanced digital economy in Europe, making it a leading destination for investment, startups, global tech companies, and businesses of all...

Bundled Benefits of Retail Memberships

New study provides insight into consumer attitudes toward bundled retail memberships from big box stores like Costco, Amazon Prime, BJ's, and Walmart+ reveals impressive customer satisfaction with ...

Facilitating a Small and Medium-Sized Business Renaissance

The report demonstrates that e-commerce tech has led to a significant upturn in small business success: retail startups have a higher survival rate now than at any point over the past 30 years, acc...

Myths Surrounding Network Usage Fees: South Korea

The report analyzes Korean ISPs' purported justifications for network usage fees on content providers, and finds no economic rationale. Claim by claim, this report debunks arguments for proposed fe...

Hate Speech & Digital Ads: The Impact of Harmful Content on Brands

Data from two independently-administered survey experiments demonstrates significant likely damage to both websites and advertisers from harmful content like hate speech, suggesting that "must-carr...

Apocalypse Not: The Resilience of Retail SMBs in the 2010s

This study finds that small and medium-sized retail businesses (SMBs) experienced a period of resurgence and growth in the 2010s. Empirical analyses suggest a direct link between growth of retail S...

Government Mandates to Remove Content Are Ineffective, Costly, and Anti-Competitive

The CCIA Research Center’s ex post cost-benefit analysis of Germany’s Network Enforcement Act (Netzwerkdurchsetzungsgesetz or NetzDG), a model for such policies, finds that in 2022, NetzDG resu...

The Unintended Consequences of Internet Regulation 

Over the last few years, there has been an increasing drumbeat for greater internet regulation. But even the most well-intended policy approaches may have completely unexpected negative consequence...