Antitrust’s New Mission: Preserving Democracy, Not Efficiency

For years antitrust has focused on efficiency and consumer welfare. A new generation of trust busters, led by the FTC’s Lina Khan, want to shift focus to how concentrations of economic power threaten democracy. Now in their sights is Amazon’s acquisition of MGM.

Crypto ‘Wild West’ Needs Stronger Investor Protection, SEC Chief Says

The Securities and Exchange Commission will police cryptocurrency markets to the...

Facebook Acquisition Review Shows EU’s New Antitrust Power

The company has hit a new obstacle in Europe for its...

Activision Replaces Blizzard Head as It Grapples With Gender-Bias Lawsuit

A California agency accused executive J. Allen Brack and others at...

Alibaba Posts Quarterly Profit Lifted by E-Commerce and Cloud Computing

The tech giant’s profit attributable to shareholders was about $6.99 billion...