Barry Lynn believes that although Google is unlikely to make significant changes to its business, there may be other positive consequences to EU’s decision.Continue Reading
Barry Lynn discussed the major role philanthropy could play in standing up to Big Tech.Continue Reading
Barry Lynn was cited as a “long-time champion of greater economic competition” in a Fast Company piece exploring the movement to rethink antitrust in light of increased market concentration.Continue Reading
Barry C. Lynn, Executive Director of the Open Markets Institute, testified at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing entitled “The Consumer Welfare Standard in Antitrust: Outdated or a Harbor in a Sea of Doubt?”Continue Reading
Monopoly is back: Barry Lynn on the concentration of American economic power — and how we can restore fairnessContinue Reading
When a people set out to structure an economy, the most important decisions revolve around how they make markets and regulate competition. Such decisions determine not merely whether their economy will thrive, and how political power will be distributed. They also shape the character of individuals, communities, and society as a whole.
For two centuries, the foremost subject of economic debate in America was how to maximize liberty and opportunity in our economy, by blocking or closely managing concentrations of power over our markets.Continue Reading
In America today, wealth and political power are more concentrated than at any point in our country’s history.
The Open Markets Institute, formerly the Open Markets program at New America, was founded to protect liberty and democracy from these extreme -- and growing -- concentrations of private power.
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