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Washington Post: Corporate mergers hurt workers — and drag down the job market


October 21, 2021 — For the Washington Post, Economic Liberties’ Executive Director Sarah Miller lays out the disastrous affects mergers have on workers — and the broader economy.

NY Daily News: Just ban noncompete agreements

Anti-Monopoly Policies & Enforcement

October 18, 2021 — In a piece for New York Daily News, Economic Liberties’ Steering Committee Member Zephyr Teachout explains that nondisclosure agreements are a major driver of inequality and why they must be banned.

Concentrated Corporate Power is Raising Prices, Harming Main Street, and Empowering Pandemic Profiteers

Anti-Monopoly Policies & Enforcement

October 15, 2021 — Economic Liberties and Groundwork Collaborative released a fact sheet that lays out how corporate concentration is driving prices up and harming workers, families, and small businesses around the country.

Cheat to Win: The John Deere Story

October 14, 2021 — "Cheat to Win" documents how Deere & Co. used aggressive merger and acquisition strategies to become the largest farm equipment corporation in the world and how it leverages this power to bully competitors, customers, and workers.

The American Conservative: The Stakes Of A Nuclear Missile Monopoly

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementNational Security

October 12, 2021 — In The American Conservative Magazine, Economic Liberties’ Senior National Security Fellow Elle Ekman lays out how consolidation of the defense industry is hurting American innovation and eroding our resilience.

The Guardian: America faces supply-chain disruption and shortages. Here’s why

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementIndependent Business & Entrepreneurship

October 1, 2021 — For The Guardian, Economic Liberties’ Research Director Matt Stoller explained how systemic monopolization is at the root of wide-spread shortages and rising inflation.