Mahesh Uppal

The writer is a consultant on telecom regulation

Articles By Mahesh Uppal

Where the challenge is scarcity, not competition

It is not advisable for developing countries like India to follow Obama’s lead on network neutrality.

A wider web of regulation

The Snowden revelations have strengthened the case for effective international oversight of the internet

A flawed convergence

The National Telecom Policy 2012 may be tripping itself up

The least worst option

The Supreme Court deserves credit for ending the long diputes on spectrum allocation,and ruling that transparent auctions are the only way forward

Are auctions right for telecom?

High bids in auctions leads to huge costs for bidders—a phenomenon described as winners’ curse.