Non-profit and non-partisan, the American Economic Liberties Project is part of a growing, cross- ideological movement to combat monopolistic corporations and the systems that entrench their power.
Economic Liberties develops ideas, engages with policymakers and the media, and collaborates with a broad range of stakeholders to dismantle concentrated economic power and advance economic liberty for all.
“Understanding Amazon" demystifies Amazon's strategy, the range of abuses it engages in, and the steps policymakers should take to eliminate its unprecedented gatekeeping power over American commerce.
"Addressing Facebook and Google’s Harms" explains the policy choices that allowed Facebook and Google to develop a business model toxic to democracy and civil rights, and maps how “regulated competition” could rein in these giants.
“Ending our Click-Bait Culture" shows why antitrust enforcement and structural changes to Facebook and Google’s business model are needed to mitigate their harms.
Writing for The Washington Post, Senior Fellow Maureen Tkacik explains how GrubHub, UberEats, DoorDash and Postmates use anticompetitive practices, that harm consumers, workers and restaurants.
Economic Liberties sent a letter to Democratic leadership, urging them to incorporate the Paycheck Recovery Act and the Pandemic Anti-Monopoly Act in the next COVID-19 relief package.
Read “She Wants to Break Up Big Everything,” the New York Times profile of Economic Liberties' Executive Director Sarah Miller.