Antitrust  Taking on Monopoly Power from the Gilded Age to the Digital Age by Amy ...

Antitrust Taking on Monopoly Power from the Gilded Age to the Digital Age by Amy Klobuchar
epub | 68.09 MB | English | Isbn:B08SQ85Q6S | Author: Amy Klobuchar | PAge: 684 | Year: 2021


Description:

Antitrust enforcement is one of the most pressing issues facing America today-and Amy Klobuchar, the widely respected senior senator from Minnesota, is leading the charge. This fascinating history of the antitrust movement shows us what led to the present moment and offers achievable solutions to prevent monopolies, promote business competition, and encourage innovation.

In a world where Google reportedly controls 90 percent of the search engine market and Big Pharma’s drug price hikes impact healthcare accessibility, monopolies can hurt consumers and cause marketplace stagnation. Klobuchar-the much-admired former candidate for president of the United States-argues for swift, sweeping reform in economic, legislative, social welfare, and human rights policies, and describes plans, ideas, and legislative proposals designed to strengthen antitrust laws and antitrust enforcement.
Klobuchar writes of the historic and current fights against…

Category:Gilded Age History of the U.S., Economic Conditions, Political Economy