[At-Large] ICANN News Alert -- Update on Registrar Accreditation Agreement Amendments

Evan Leibovitch evan at telly.org
Thu Sep 27 14:22:01 UTC 2012

On 27 September 2012 09:44, "Michele Neylon :: Blacknight" <
michele at blacknight.ie> wrote:

> If there aren't registrars serving a particular area directly there's
> usually a reason for it ie. it's not economically attractive / viable

That's one spin. Another is that technology and politics has enabled an
industry that can operate in most geographies by remote control, inhibiting
local competition through economies of scale, combined with success at
blocking policies that require local knowledge and awareness.

- Evan

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