Let’s not punish tech companies that do well for customers

In Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s (D-MN) proposed “Anticompetitive Exclusionary Conduct Prevention Act of 2020,” the score is: consumers 2, and antitrust litigators 20. The litigators win. According to the bill’s general statement, it seeks to “deter anticompetitive exclusionary conduct that harms competition and consumers.” Is the bill about bad companies harming consumers? Read Dr. Mark Jamison's [...]

COVID-19 provides evidence that tech companies lack market power

Could one of the casualties of COVID-19 be the myth that market share means market power? Probably not. But the economic lessons from the pandemic should at least cause myth adherents to question their faith. Read the full blog post online at AEI.

Telcos working with governments to address COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic is creating unique problems for every sector of the economy, and the telecom industry and governments are working together to meet the challenge. Read the full post "Telcos working with governments to address COVID-19" at AEI.

Base small business support on their economic realities

The economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, and of the government responses to it, are significant and could be staggering, especially for small businesses. Read the full article "Base small business support on their economic realities" at AEI.

Vertical merger restrictions should be less stringent for tech

Read the full post "vertical merger restrictions should be less stringent for tech" online at AEI.