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OECD pans costly, inflexible NBN
Mar 8, 2017 - Australian Financial Review

Future Australian innovation and productivity gains are being held back by ineffective broadband policy based on high prices for mediocre speeds, according to a report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

In a wide-ranging report looking at the factors needed for countries to thrive, the OECD found the creation of the monopoly government-owned national broadband network was keeping prices too high, and cost savings from deploying cheaper technology were no

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