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Antitrust : taking on monopoly power from the Gilded Age to the digital age / Amy Klobuchar.

Klobuchar, Amy, (author.).

Available copies

  • 12 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 15 total copies.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 343.7307 KLO (Text) 33118000197045 Adult: New Book Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 343.7307 Klo (Text) 32604070211640 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 343.7307 KLOBUCHAR (Text) 32826014326565 New Books In process -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville 343.7307 KLOBUCHA (Text) 33946003681751 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 343.7307 K66 (Text) 76383000483563 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 343.7307 KLOBUCHAR (Text) 34330513521840 Adult - Bestsellers Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 343.73 KLO (Text) 36825000925154 Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville BUS 343.73 KLO (Text) 37323005542033 NEW-BKS Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 343.7307 KLOBUCHAR (Text) 39206021707466 New Materials Checked out 07/09/2021
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 343.73072 Klobuchar (Text) 31208913239143 new non-fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525654896
  • ISBN: 0525654895
  • Physical Description: 607 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book"-- title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [361]-566) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Monopoly : it's not just a game : the roots of America's antimonopolist movement -- Don't trust the trusts : James J. Hill, the Gilded Age, and the labor movement -- A heartland rebellion : the Grangers, a political prairie fire, and a Republican authors the Sherman Act -- Teddy Roosevelt and the antitrust enforcers : the trustbusters take over the White House -- The last 100 years : a century of antitrust action (and inaction) in the courts and Congress -- We the people : why antitrust matters for our democracy and our economy -- Modern-day antitrust challenges : corporate consolidation, Congressional inertia, and the conservative courts -- The path forward : the solutions to America's monopoly problem.
Summary, etc.:
Monopolies can hurt consumers and cause marketplace stagnation. Klobuchar argues for swift, sweeping reform in economic, legislative, social welfare, and human rights policies, and describes plans, ideas, and legislative proposals designed to strengthen antitrust laws and antitrust enforcement. She examines the historic and current fights against monopolies in America, beginning with the Gilded Age when builders of fortunes and rapacious robber barons were reaping vast fortunes as industrialization swept across the American landscape. She provides a fascinating exploration of antitrust in America-- and offers a way forward to protect all Americans from the dangers of curtailed competition, vast information gathering, and monopolies. -- adapted from jacket.
Subject: Antitrust law > United States.
Antitrust law > United States > History.
Competition, Unfair > United States > History.
Restraint of trade > United States > History.
United States. Sherman Act.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.

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