• Japanese Multimedia Industry Update 

      Sytles, Chris (IC² Institute, 1996-02)
      Discusses a new trend among Japan’s giant electronics and telecommunications companies and ministries: a concerted effort to develop a multimedia society like the one growing in the U.S. Describes efforts by Japanese ...
    • Regulation and American Business 

      Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L.; Ayala, Sofía G. (Hoover Institution, Stanford University, 2009-06)
      This article examines the cost of federal regulations for U.S. businesses and U.S. international competitiveness, as well as one proposal to address the issue, the Competitiveness Impact Statement (CIS). A review of the ...
    • Regulation and Competitiveness of U.S. Businesses: Is It Time for a Competitive Impact Statement? 

      Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L.; Ayala, Sofía G. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008)
      This report addresses the question of whether there is a need for a Competitiveness Impact Statement (CIS) attached to proposed legislation in the U.S. A review of the literature on the cost of complying with federal ...
    • Setting the Stage: Government-Industry Creation of the Japanese Fax Industry 

      Coopersmith, Jonathan (IC² Institute, 1997-03)
      Discusses the significance of the Japanese government’s role in the development of fax technology as a good model of how governments can influence the agents shaping technology. Describes how the Japanese government’s push ...