The Counterbalance

The Counterbalance
An antimonopoly newsletter
Created 20 Jan 2021
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  • Taking on vested interests in Greece
    30 Sep 2021 • 13 min read • 6 1
    Introduction A large furiously busy industry of regulators, economists, lawyers, scholars, consultants, lobbyists and policy-makers work on competition law, nearly all operating inside narrow technocr...
  • Where tax havens meet monopoly power
    09 Aug 2021 • 14 min read • 8 0
    Welcome to the latest edition of The Counterbalance, the newsletter of the Balanced Economy Project. There’s been a bit of a gap since our last edition, due to European summer holidays and other issue...
  • Europe's monopoly Problem
    22 Jun 2021 • 14 min read • 5 0
    An avalanche of trouble seems headed towards Big Tech in the United States, as the Biden administration makes a dramatic break with its Republican and Democrat predecessors and starts to take concentr...
  • How supermarket chains squash their suppliers
    18 May 2021 • 14 min read • 7 0
    [This post contains updates from the original version.] Welcome to the third edition of The Counterbalance, the newsletter of a new anti-monopoly organisation, the Balanced Economy Project (which we’r...
  • The European System of Monopoly
    20 Apr 2021 • 14 min read • 10 0
    Welcome to the third edition of The Counterbalance, a newsletter from a new anti-monopoly organisation, the Balanced Economy Project (which we’re just setting up.) This edition focuses on an interview...
  • Small businesses versus the platforms
    29 Mar 2021 • 12 min read • 8 2
    Welcome to the second edition of The Counterbalance, a newsletter dedicated to tackling monopolies and excess concentrations of market power. This is part of a new organisation, the Balanced Economy P...
  • The Counterbalance: an anti-monopoly newsletter
    15 Mar 2021 • 11 min read • 10 20
    We are setting up an organisation, the Balanced Economy Project, to tackle monopolies1 and excessive concentrations of market power, around the world. This is the first edition of what will become a r...
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