Op-Eds & Letters

 Op-Eds & Letters to the Editor

"Miracle of the Bells Extolled," Los Angeles Business Journal, November 12, 1990, p. 21.

"The Failures of AT&T Strategies," The New York Times, Business Section, Sunday, March 31, 1991, Section 3, p. 9.

"The A.T.&T. Stumble," The New York Times," Business Section, Sunday, October 27, 1991 [letter to the Editor].

"Videophone: A Flop that Won’t Die," The New York Times, Business Section, Sunday, January 12, 1992, Section 3, p. 13.

"In Health Care, Technology is Not the Villain," The New York Times, Business Section, Sunday, August 23, 1992, Section 3, p. 13 [letter to the Editor].

"Monopoly Runs Amok: N.J. Bell Wins, the Public Loses," Daily Record, (Morris County, NJ), January 1, 1993, p. A11.

"New Jersey's Touch-Tone Rip-Off," Daily Record, (Morris County, NJ), June 20, 1993, p. B4.

"It's Ma Bell Against Her Grown-Up Babies," The Los Angeles Times, August 29, 1993, p. M5.

"Baby Bells Should Stick with Strengths," The Los Angeles Times, October 22, 1993, p. B15.

"The Phone Company Has Gone Hollywood," Daily Record (Morris County, NJ), January 7, 1994, p. A11.

"10 years After Bell's Breakup," The New York Times, Business Section, Sunday, January 23, 1994, Section 3, p. 13.

"We Pay Too Much for Local Phone Service," Daily Record (Morris County, NJ), March 18, 1994, p. A17.

"The Collapse of the 'Information Superhighway': A Perspective on the Failed Telco/CATV Deals," Telecommunications, Vol.28, Number 7, July 1994, p. 19.

"Dialing for Dollars," The Los Angeles Times, October 3, 1994, p. B7.

"Another Perspective on the Telco-CATV Debate," Telecommunications, Vol. 28, No. 12, December 1994, p. 20.

"Communications policy is taking an unhealthy turn," The Star-Ledger, August 28, 1995, p. 19.

"Telecom Reform Legislation: A Case of Industry Remonopolization?," Telecommunications, Vol.29, No.10, October 1995, p. 30.

"Aren’t We Glad They Broke Up Bell?", Los Angeles Times, April 24, 1996, p. B13.

"AT&T needs strong leadership now," The Star-Ledger, November 12, 1996, p. 13.

"The Telecommunications Act–One Year Later," Multichannel News, February 3, 1997, p. 61.

"AT&T on course to face storms of competition," Daily Record (Morris County, NJ), May 28, 1997, p. A15.

"The message doesn’t get through to AT&T," The Star-Ledger, July 24, 1997, p. 20.

"Upbeat on Newark," The Star-Ledger, August 3, 1997 [letter to the Editor].

"Newark University would spur city’s renaissance," The Star-Ledger, August 25, 1997, p. 10.

"Affairs of the Heart: The Bids to Acquire MCI," Multichannel News, November 10, 1997, p. 69.

"Don’t Call Us, We’ll Call You," Los Angeles Times, November 14, 1997, p. B9.

"Will AT&T’s new leader be up to the challenge?" The Star-Ledger, December 3, 1997, p. 28.

"Has AT&T Begun Its Last Chapter?" Los Angeles Times, June 28, 1998, p. M5.

"Merger marks the beginning of the end for AT&T," The Star-Ledger, July 16, 1998, p. 18.

"The AT&T Merger: A $48B Wager," Multichannel News, July 27, 1998.

"Capitol Mess," tele.com, Vol. 3, No. 8, July 1998 [letter to the Editor].

"Merger Media Mantra: Bigger Is Better," Los Angeles Times, January 25, 1999, p. B5.

"Little reason for alarm as zero hour approaches," The Star-Ledger, May 18, 1999, p. 16.

"Two Monopolies Are Not Better Than One," Los Angeles Times, July 26, 1999, p. B11.

"Redstone Knows Content Is King," Los Angeles Times, September 9, 1999, p. B11.

"Long-distance competition hasn't cut prices," The Star-Ledger, Novemmer 16, 1999, p. 30.

"Come Jan. 1, Chicken Little Will Eat Crow," Los Angeles Times, December 28, 1999, p. B9.

"BPU should reject Bell Atlantic deregulation plan," The Star-Ledger, July 14, 2000, p. 20.

"A Big 'Nein' to Deutsche Telekom," Los Angeles Times, July 26, 2000, p. B9.

"AT&T Should Divest Armstrong," Daily Record (Morris County, NJ), August 20, 2000, p. O2.

"AOL/Time Warner and the Convergence Myth," Communications Week International, February 5, 2001, pp. 10-11.

"The Last Book," Faculty Forum: The Newsletter of the UISC Academic Senate, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2000-2001, p. 11.

"Lucent symbol a big red zero," Daily Record (Morris County, NJ), August 15, 2001, p. A6 [letter to the editor].

"Telecoms in times of global tragedy," Communications Week International, September 24, 2001, p. 11.

“2002 Predictions,” Communications Week International, January 21, 2002, p. 7.

“WorldCom executives should be in a jail cell,” Daily Record (Morris County, NJ), July 10, 2002, p. A8.

“A natural monopoly—and a competitive one?” Communications Week International, August 12, 2002, pp. 10-11.

“A Misguided Campaign For Over-the-Air Digital TV,” New York Law Journal, Vol. 6, No. 4, September 4, 2002, p. S12.

“Research Scandal May Hang Up Future of Telecommunications,” Los Angeles Times, October 6, 2002, p. M5.

“From the ruins: a vision of rebirth for the telecoms industry,” Communications Week International, October 21, 2002, pp. 12-13.

“The Bell breakup 20 years later,” The Star-Ledger, January 2, 2004, p. 23.

“The choice that changed everything (or did it?),” Sunday Star-Ledger, November 20, 2005, Section 3, p. 4.

“Telecom mergers returning us to monopoly,” The Star-Ledger, March 7, 2006.

"Toll roads: Come to a full stop," Los Angeles Times, February 15, 2007 [letter to the editor].

"Misplaced priorities at the L.A. Zoo," Los Angeles Daily News, February 6, 2009, p. A16.

"Money is not magic," The Star-Ledger, Spetember 30, 2010 (Reader Forum).

"Bell Labs: New Jersey's other invention factory," Daily Record, March 11, 2012, p. AA7.

"The $50 light bulb," The Star-Ledger, April 28, 2012, p. 5.

"Telstar: A half-century of information from space," Sunday Star-Ledger, July 8, 2012, Section Two, p. 5.

"Public responsibility," The Star-Ledger, November 16, 2012 (Reader Forum), p. 14.

"Cable Companies Should Trust Their Customers," US News and World Report, Debate Club, September 17, 2013.

"Uncle Sam must intercede in Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal," CNET, February 15, 2014.