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Democracy & Technology Blog Huber knows the Net

As usual, Peter Huber clarifies a complex topic — how the Net actually works. The Net isn’t “neutral” — never has been…and shouldn’t be in the future. “Neutrality” laws, says Huber, would be a boon for telecom lawyers like himself but a huge source of frustration for Internet companies and consumers.
-Bret Swanson

Bret Swanson

Bret Swanson is a Senior Fellow at Seattle's Discovery Institute, where he researches technology and economics and contributes to the Disco-Tech blog. He is currently writing a book on the abundance of the world economy, focusing on the Chinese boom and developing a new concept linking economics and information theory. Swanson writes frequently for the editorial page of The Wall Street Journal on topics ranging from broadband communications to monetary policy.