Science meets Consulting

Impact of labelling on full fibre adoption

This study by WIK-Consult on behalf of CityFibre provides evidence of the extent of consumer confusion and the effectiveness of a labeling system in the UK broadband market.More...

Newsletter Nr. 122 | März 2021

Der neue WIK Newsletter mit Berichten aus der laufenden Arbeit des WIK und Berichten von Veranstaltungen ist erschienen.More...

Webinar 29 April: Neutral fibre and the European Green Deal

In this WIK webinar organised in collaboration with Stokab, we will discuss, with the aid of practical examples and interviews from climate-leader Sweden, how fibre networks can contribute to the transition to an environmentally sustainable future as well as explore how the migration to fibre and 5G could in itself limit the emissions footprint of the telecom sector. Please visit Stokab's website for more details and registration.More...

Online Workshop 23 March 2021 - EU Digital Markets Act

In this virtual seminar, with the aid of leading academics, major platforms and their users and challengers, we explore the rationale behind the Digital Markets Act and tackle key questions around its design and impact.More...

European Data Economy: Between Competition and Regulation

In the context of the political debate on the so-called "data economy", access to data and data exchange, this WIK-Consult study provides the relevant expertise necessary for understanding the debate.More...

Study on user needs and evaluation of Postal Services Directive

WIK-Consult has analysed the needs of postal users and evaluated the European Postal Services Directive in a study for the European Commission.More...

Consumer IoT – growth through connection

WIK market report sheds light on supply and demand in the most important segments of Consumer IoTMore...

Digitisation as an enabler for resource efficiency in companies

Study commissioned by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy - Main Report and brochure with recommendations for action for small and medium-sized enterprisesMore...

International Postal Service, Remuneration and Regulation

European Commission publish WIK-Consult study on international postal servicesMore...

Digital Sovereignty in Europe – a first benchmark

The COVID-19 crisis has not only shown how crucial our ICT infrastructure is, but it has also increased awareness of being dependent on foreign suppliers of critical services and products. Therefore, it is not surprising that within the public debate around strategic autonomy, “digital sovereignty” is often in the spotlight. The debates on screening 5G suppliers fit in here as well.More...

Digital infrastructures of municipal utilities

WIK-Consult analyses status quo and opportunities of municipal utilities for building digital infrastructures.More...
Discussion Paper

No. 473: Bottom up cost modelling and statistical analysis of NGA network costs

In comparison to other countries NGA investment in Germany still lags behind. This paper investigates on profitability of FTTH rollout and funding requirements by applying methods of bottom-up modelling, regression and cluster analysis.More...