Major Government Documents

Major Government Studies


Incentive Auction Opportunities for Broadcasters, Greenhill, February 2015, p. 29. (The FCC paid Greenhill & Co., LLC to produce this report.)

Spectrum Analysis: Options for Broadcast Spectrum OBI Technical Paper No. 3, FCC, June 2010.

White House

The Economic Benefits of New Spectrum for Wireless Broadband, Executive Office of the President Council of Economic Advisors, June 2012.

Key FCC Incentive Auction Design Documents

Page for both Auction #1001 and Auction #1002

FCC Overview Documents

Broadcast Incentive Auction Overview. FCC. Updated regularly.

Broadcast Incentive Auction Tutorial.  FCC.  December 2015.

The Broadcast Television Spectrum Incentive Auction, FCC Staff Summary, 2013.  (An internal document; not posted online until September 2015).

FCC Auction #1001 (

Incentive Auction Report and Order

Reverse Auction Documents

Reverse Auction Schedule

FCC Auction #1002 (

Forward Auction Documents

Incentive Auction Report and Order

Part 1 Report and Order

Forward Auction Schedule

FCC Public Notices (FCC Auction #1001)

(Notice of Inquiry, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, and Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking)

FCC Public Notices (FCC Auction #1002)

Understanding the FCC Rulemaking Process

Rulemaking at the FCC–Very Brief Overview

Rulemaking at the FCC–Brief Overview

Rulemaking at the FCC–Q & A

Understanding FCC Processes More Generally–Brief Overview