Vodafone regularly publishes studies and papers about the key public policy issues discussed at the European and global level. We would like to share them with you.
Policy papers and studies
Rural solution options
A report by Webb Henderson on options for governments in emerging markets to increase broadband coverage in unserved and underserved rural areas, September 2015
Policy papers and studies archive
Mobile backhaul market: Phase 2 report Analysys Mason, May 2014
Mobile backhaul market: Phase 1 report Analysys Mason, February 2014
The M2M adoption barometer 2014 Vodafone, 2014
The connected future for SMEs Vodafone, December 2013
Mobile technologies: The digital fabric of our lives Vodafone Institute for Society and Communications, November 2013
The relationship between BT profitability and charge controls Frontier Economics, November 2013
A critical analysis of the Rewheel paper “EU27 mobile data cost competitiveness report” Communications Chambers, June 2013
The impact of recent cuts in mobile termination rates across Europe Frontier Economics, May 2012
The internet economy in the United Kingdom A.T. Kearney, February 2012
How a co-investment model could boost investment in NGA networks Oxera, November 2011
New thinking on Next Generation Networks Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 13, June 2011
Making broadband accessible for all Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 12, May 2011
2010 and earlier
The economics of the internet Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 11, April 2010
Developing government objectives for broadband Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 10, January 2009
India: The impact of mobile phones Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 9, January 2009
On-net pricing in mobile Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 8, April 2009
The economics of mobile prices Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 7, November 2007
The transformational potential of m-transactions Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 6, July 2007
Reforming spectrum policy Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 5, October 2006
The role of mobile phones in increasing accessibility and efficiency in healthcare Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 4, March 2006
Regulating access to networks Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 3, March 2005
Africa: The impact of mobile phones Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 2, March 2005
Regulating mobile call termination Vodafone Policy Paper Series – Number 1, 2004
Public Policy updates
Digital inclusion reports
Public policy news
26 Aug 2015
Vodafone Turkey has secured 82.8 MHz of spectrum for enhanced mobile data and voice services in the Information and Communication Technology Authority’s auction for a total cost of €778 million (£568 million).
21 Jul 2015
Vodafone today announced a number of changes to its European leadership structure intended to simplify organisational processes, enhance management efficiency and accelerate decision-making.
15 Jul 2015
Vodafone Group today published the 2015 update to its law enforcement disclosure report which provides a detailed insight into the legal frameworks, governance principles and operating procedures associated with demands for assistance from law enforcement and intelligence agencies across 28 countries.
07 Jul 2015
Vodafone today published its third annual Vodafone M2M Barometer Report – the leading global survey of the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) sector – which reveals continued strong growth in the use of the technologies, networks and services that connect a wide variety of smart devices – from household products and cars to industrial applications – to the so-called ‘Internet of Things’.