Episode 83

Published on:

11th Apr 2022

This Week: First or Worst? How the Current Infrastructure Bill could Impact 5G in the US

Analysts Don Kellogg and Roger Entner discuss the latest news in telecom, media, and technology.

0:26: Roger shares about the latest version of the Build Back Better plan and its impact on infrastructure.

2:11: How the taxing structure works for wireless today and a rundown of each of the challenges facing each carrier if the tax write-offs are removed and the larger effect on the U.S. Economy.

6:39: What are the benefits to the economy from the tax write-offs?

8:22: Much of the OpenRAN innovation is happening in the U.S., what could happen if that stops?

9:45: The next steps for the new Build Back Better Plan in the Senate.

Tags: telecom, telecommunications, business, wireless, cellular phone, cellular service, Don Kellogg, Roger Entner, Build Back Better, funding, Biden Administration, infrastructure, tax deductions, spectrum auctions, spectrum, capital expenditure, Wall Street, 4G, DISH, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon, 5G, rural America, rural access, fixed wireless access, jobs, innovation, generational leadership, AWS, Microsoft, Airspan, Mavoneer, OpenRAN, funding, taxes,

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The Week with Roger
An Analysts Perspective on Telecom
Each week, join Roger Entner and the Recon Analytics team for an analysts perspective on the world of telecom.