The study includes various recommendations and highlights the potential generated by the reduction in spectrum prices to accelerate the deployment of telecommunications networks and the development of the digital economy. In addition, it provides data and perspectives from various markets, establishing practical suggestions for the economic recovery and digitalization of Latin America in the current landscape
This study was commissioned by Millicom International Cellular and conducted between November 2021 and May 2022; it represents the author’s point of view.
About the Authors
Telecom Advisory Services LLC is a consulting firm with a legal personality registered in the state of New York (USA) with a physical presence in New York, Madrid, Bogota, and Buenos Aires. Founded in 2006, the firm offers advisory and consulting services at an international level, specializing particularly in business strategy development and public policies in the telecommunications and digital sectors. Its clients include telecommunications operators, electronic equipment manufacturers, Internet platforms, software developers, and the governments and regulators of Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Peru. In addition, the firm conducted numerous studies on the economic impact and planning of digital technologies for the GSMA, the NCTA (USA), Giga Europe, the CTIA (USA), the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance, and the Wi-Fi Alliance. In the international organizations field, the firm has worked with the International Telecommunications Union, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Andean Development Corporation, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, and the World Economic Forum.