Joels research on telecommunications considers both adoption and production strategies by firms, as well as policies to promote and support adoption and use. See also his more general work on ICT standards and wireless communications.
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Joel West, Jason Dedrick and Kenneth L. Kraemer, “Back to the Future: Japans NII Plans, in Brian Kahin and Ernest J. Wilson III, eds., National Information Infrastructure Initiatives: Vision and Policy Design, Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1997.
Joel West, “Utopianism and National Competitiveness in Technology Rhetoric: The Case of Japans Information Infrastructure, The Information Society, 12, 3 (July 1996): 251-272.
Kenneth L. Kraemer, Jason Dedrick, Kuk-Hwan Jeong, John Leslie King, Thierry Vedel, Joel West and Poh-Kam Wong, “National Information Infrastructure: A Cross-country Comparison, Information Infrastructure and Policy, 5, 2 (1996): 81-93.
Joel West, Jason Dedrick and Kenneth L. Kraemer, “Reconciling Vision and Reality in Japans NII Policy, Information Infrastructure and Policy, 5, 1 (1996): 15-39.
Joel West, “Building Japans Information Superhighway, Japan Policy Research Institute, Working Paper No. 7, February 1995.
Joel West, Jason Dedrick and Kenneth L. Kraemer, “Back to the Future: Japans NII Plans, National and International Initiative in Information Infrastructure conference, Harvard University, Jan. 1996.
Joel West, “Building the Information Superhighway: Japans Reaction to U.S., Association of Japanese Business Studies annual meeting, Ann Arbor, Mich., June 1995.
“Back to the Future: Japans NII Plans, RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, Calif. (Aug. 8, 1996). “Building the Information Superhighway: Japans Reaction to the U.S., UCSD Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (Oct. 4, 1995).