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All across our society, monopolistic corporations govern much of our economic lives and exert extraordinary influence over our democracy.

The New York Stock Exchange building.

With Wall Street’s help, they extract more and more wealth and power from working people, independent businesses, entrepreneurs, ordinary investors, consumers, and entire communities.

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To protect their power, they use their wealth to manipulate public opinion, influence government policy, and ensure our laws — for them — are mere suggestions.

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Working together, we can break their unjust hold on power to realize economic liberty for everyone and help build a vibrant, inclusive democracy.

Our Work

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.

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"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.

Full Report

“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.

Full Report

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.

Full Article

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.

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Read “She Wants to Break Up Big Everything,” the New York Times profile of Economic Liberties' Executive Director Sarah Miller.

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