With this definitive guide to radio spectrum management,
you will learn from leading practitioners how spectrum can be managed effectively and made available both now and in the future.
All aspects of spectrum management are covered in depth, from the fundamentals of radio spectrum and technical and economic
basics, to detail on methods such as auctions, trading, and pricing, and emerging approaches including shared and dynamic
spectrum access and new ways of licensing. With the help of real-world case studies, you will learn how this knowledge comes
together in practice, as the authors illustrate the role of spectrum in the wider economy and offer valuable insights into
key future trends. Authoritative and up to date, and bringing together the key technical, economic, and policy issues into
one definitive resource, this is the essential guide for anyone working or studying in areas related to radio spectrum management.
Part I. Introduction: 1. Overview; 2. Technical basics; 3. Economic basics; Part II. Markets: 4. Auctions; 5. Trading;
6. Pricing; Part III. Sharing: 7. Sharing modes and the commons; 8. Dynamic spectrum access; Part IV. Topics: 9. The UHF band;
10. Public sector; 11. Economic value of spectrum; 12. The future.
In this definitive guide to spectrum management,
leading experts bring you up to date with current issues and future trends.