As the history of the long-distance market shows, we need a transitionary period of demonopolization
before we can move towards complete deregulation.
Klaus abruptly dismisses the idea of privatizing telecommunications despite spotty service in the republic and radical demonopolization
of the industry worldwide.
Many economists had insisted that price liberalization could only be accomplished after a substantial and time-consuming demonopolization
of the economy.
Mary Evslin said: "The United States has led both by example and persuasion in the worldwide deregulation and demonopolization
State Committee for Privatization, Demonopolization
and Development of Competition;
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine shall adopt a decision on demonopolization
of the property assessment market and on establishment of the State Regulatory Service of Ukraine.
The major exception is the United Kingdom, where the unbundling has been followed by strong demonopolization
and privatization of the incumbent operator in order to start a real change in the market for railway services.
VoIP is a force for increased competition: Voice over IP has been the engine of demonopolization
around the world because it reduces the barriers and capital costs that would otherwise have made it difficult if not impossible for new entrants to challenge former monopolies.
This condition may also require that sufficient progress toward privatization and demonopolization
has been achieved.