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Test-driving the NBN: Slow, anti-competitive and stifling innovation

by Daniel Dewar on
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Politics surrounding the NBN debate has hidden its real legacy: lack of innovation and a lack of competition. The debate around the NBN has become so politicised that it’s almost impossible to have any genuine discussion on the real value the project is delivering, as well as the potential for future innovation around the network. If you talk to Liberal voters, they will tell you Labor’s NBN was a waste of money, while Labor supporters will say that the Liberal’s NBN will result in reduced speeds. Both somewhat true. Labor’s […]