framework and theory about telecommunication regulatory body.
by Orada Teppayayon; (1993) ;Master degree thesis.
*(The Full Text view in Thai Language only)*.
The purpose of
this thesis is to study telecommunication services regulation especially the legal theory
relating to telecommunication regulatory body. The author analyzes trends and factors
which foster competition in telecommunication sector. The author also studies legal
principles which deal with the role and limit of regulator. Further the author undertakes
comparative study of various foreign telecommunication regulatory agencies and
international agreements in order to find norm and standard that can be adapted to Thai
context. The author finds that the telecommunication regulatory body is prompted by
failure of market and bureaucracy which result in inefficiency and unfair rules for
competition in a market for telecommunication service. It is proposed that Thailand
undertake the following measures: 1. Adopt Telecommunication Act 2. Establish a
telecommunication regulatory agency. The main legal principles that governs the work of
such a regulator should be Independence, Transparency, Impartiality and Accountability or
Check & Balance of authority.