• Field
    Telekommunikation
  • Date
    13.06.2019
  • Category
    Studien
  • Author
    RTR

Zero-Rating in the EU

Zero-rating means that when using the (mobile) Internet, the data traffic for certain services or applications (apps) does not count towards a tariff’s data cap. It is a practice used by several mobile telephony operators in the European Union. As of today, there are hardly any empirical studies on the effects of zero-rating. In this study we analyse tariffs of 53 mobile network operators in 15 EU countries over the period 2015-2018 in order to investigate the effects of zero-rating on data caps, monthly prices and prices per unit of included data.

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