Book: “Cornered: The New Monopoly Capitalism and the Economics of Destruction”

April 14, 2020 Books

Barry Lynn’s book is one of the best introduction to America’s monopoly problem, and its political origins. It weaves together stories from around the country, revealing the widespread consolidation in nearly every sector of the market.

“Consolidation of power by financiers over the basic institutions of our political economy has resulted in the derangement not merely of our financial systems but also of our industrial systems and political systems.”