Not News: Deploying Broadband Costs Less in Dense Cities

December 31, 2013

An unfortunate idea continues to circulate in the mainstream press: in this case, a piece recently published by The New York Times proclaims that the “U.S. Struggles to Keep Pace in Delivering Broadband Service.” Such headlines perpetuate an argument that, although appealing in its simplicity, is ill-founded and dangerous in its policy implications.