41802_11272407594_9840_n.jpgOver at Technology Liberation Front, several colleagues and I recently “debated” the proposed merger between AT&T and T-Mobile from a free market perspective. For a skeptical take on the merger, see the item by Milton Mueller. The rest of us are more optimistic.
The AT&T – T-Mobile Merger: Beyond the Arithmetic, by Larry Downes (Apr. 18, 2011)
Why I fear the AT&T-T-Mobile merger, by Milton Mueller (Apr. 18, 2011)
Open minded on the AT&T/T-Mobile merger, by Hance Haney (Apr. 19, 2011)
Information Control, Market Concentration, and the AT&T/T-Mobile Deal, by Ryan Radia (Apr. 20, 2011)
For The Last Time: The Bell System Monopoly Is Not Being Rebuilt, by Steven Titch (Apr. 22, 2011)

Also see these prior essays:
AT&T/T-Mobile highlights artificial spectrum scarcity, by Jerry Brito (Mar. 21, 2011)
Some Random Thoughts on AT&T / T-Mobile Merger, by Adam Thierer (Mar. 21, 2011)
The AT&T and T-Mobile Merger, by Joshua Wright (Mar. 22, 2011)
No Facts, No Problem? by Joshua Wright (Mar. 22, 2011)
Again, It’s Really Hard to Bottle Up Digital Generativity / Openness, by Adam Thierer (Apr. 8, 2011)