The 4G mobile era is well under way and the importance of making new spectrum resources available for carriers is increasingly evident in order to fulfill national broadband strategies and to stimulate economic growth. This Report builds on extensive research of auction and licensing processes worldwide and includes key trends in spectrum pricing – updated to December 2012 – based on over 144 license processes held in more than 50 countries and on analysis of recent auctions focused on 4G spectrum bands. The Report covers legacy spectrum as well as bands in the new i-dominated 4G era and for LTE deployment… notably Digital Dividend, 2600 MHz band licenses and well as re-farmed 2G/3G bands..

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