Eli Noam

Paul Garrett Professor of Public Policy and Business Responsibility

Finance and Economics

Director

Columbia Institute for Tele-Information

Harvard, BA, 1970; MA, 1972; PhD (Economics), 1975; JD, 1975. Honorary Doctorate: University of Munich, 2004.

Joined CBS in 1976

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Eli Noam

Office
1A Uris

Phone
212-854-8332

E-mail
noam@columbia.edu

Fax
212-854-1471

Teaching and research interest

Professor Noam focuses on the economics and management of media, Internet, and communications, both in America and around the world. He served as New York State's Public Service Commissioner, regulating the telecommunications and energy industries, and on a White House Presidential Board on electronic technology. His 27 books and over 400 articles cover telecom, film, TV, e-finance, e-commerce and IT.

Chapters

Ph.D. Heal Thyself First: In Search of Evidence-Based Research for Evidence-Based Policy In Beyond Broadband (2011)
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Hollywood 2.0: How Internet Distribution Will Affect the Film Industry In Media, Technology and Society: Theories of Media Evolution (2010)
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The Dynamics of Media Concentration: The American Experience In The Media Industries and Their Markets: Quantitative Analyses (2010)
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The Internet: Still Wide Open and Competitive? In Media Ownership and Concentration in America (2009)
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Why TV Regulation Will Become Telecom Regulation In Communications: The Next Decade (2006)
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Access of Content to Mobile Wireless: Opening the 'Walled Airwave' In Mass Media Content and Services for Mobile Wireless Communications (2006)
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Journal articles

Regulation 3.0 for Telecom 3.0 In Telecommunications Policy (2010)
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Fundamental Instability: Why Telecom Is Becoming a Cyclical and Oligopolistic Industry In Information Economics and Policy (2008)
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Why the Internet Is Bad for Democracy In Communications of the ACM (2008)
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Smart Homes In Global Agenda Magazine (2006)
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Deregulation and Market Concentration: an Analysis of Post-1996 Consolidations In Federal Communications Law Journal (2005)
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Books

Media Ownership and Concentration in America (2008)
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Peer-to-Peer Video: The Economics, Policy, and Culture of Today's New Mass Medium (2008)
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Mobile Media: Content and Services for Wireless Communications (2006)
Author(s): Jo Groebel, Eli Noam, Valerie Feldmann

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Telecommunications Meltdown (2005)
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Internet Television (2004)
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Competition for the Mobile Internet (2003)
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Interconnecting the Network of Networks (2001)
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The New Investment Theory of Real Options and its Implication for Telecommunications Economics (1999)
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Working Papers

A New Concentration Index for Media Industries Working paper (2010)
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A Trade World for Peer-to-Peer Media Working paper (2010)
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American Broadcast Television: Decline or Dominance? Working paper (2010)
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Concentration and the Decline of the Newspaper Industry Working paper (2010)
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Concentration Trends of the American Computer Software Sector Working paper (2010)
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Content and Ownership: Diversity in TV Program Channels Working paper (2010)
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Cyclicality in the American Telecommunications Equipment Industry in Crisis Working paper (2010)
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Did Deregulation Lead to Competition in the American Telecommunications Sector? Working paper (2010)
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Distribution of TV and Video to the Home: Empirical Evidence and Regulatory Implications Working paper (2010)
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Diversification in the American Semiconductor Industry 1984–2008 Working paper (2010)
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From Ben Franklin to iPad: Consolidation in American Book Publishing Working paper (2010)
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Institutional Ownership of the American IT Industries Working paper (2010)
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Local Media Markets: From Oligopoly to Monopoly Working paper (2010)
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Magazines: Last Print Medium Standing? Working paper (2010)
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Restructuring of Traditional Media: The American Radio Industry, 1984–2009 Working paper (2010)
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The American Consumer Electronics Industry, 1984–2009 Working paper (2010)
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The Decline of the American Computer Industry in Worldwide Market Share Working paper (2010)
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The Institutional Ownership of American Media Working paper (2010)
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The Internet: Still Wide Open? Working paper (2010)
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The World's Most Permanent Oligopoly: The American Film Industry Working paper (2010)
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Trends in the Music Industry: Crisis and Restructuring Working paper (2010)
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Vertical Concentration in the American IT Sector Working paper (2010)
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Vertical Ownership Trends in American Mass Media, 1983–2008 Working paper (2010)
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Forthcoming Articles

Why the World Needs Quality Standards for International Comparisons In Journal of the Society for Information and Communications Research (2012)
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Broadband Convergence in Japan In Journal of the Society for Information and Communications Research (2012)
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MVPD Blues: Content Access Policy in Korea and the U.S. In Media Access in America and Korea (2012)
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Economics of Scale, Network Effects, and the Dynamics of the Telecom Industry Structure In International Journal of Management and Network Economics (2010)
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Media Scholars as Activists: Media De-Concentration as Social Reform? In Tulsa Law Review (2008)
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