How Digital Assistant AI Competition is Undermining “Hipster Antitrust” – Part II

How Digital Assistant AI Competition is Undermining “Hipster Antitrust” – Part II

The malleability of market boundaries and aggressive AI competition among online services should help rebut claims that not only Google, but Facebook and Amazon as well, are somehow illegal monopolies.

How Digital Assistant AI Competition is Undermining “Hipster Antitrust” – Part I

How Digital Assistant AI Competition is Undermining “Hipster Antitrust” – Part I

The hipster antitrust narrative about Internet “monopolies” runs headlong into the reality of fierce artificial intelligence competition among the largest tech companies in the emerging voice-controlled digital assistant space.

Alt-Antitrust. When Antitrust Becomes Anticompetitive.

Alt-Antitrust. When Antitrust Becomes Anticompetitive.

We should not return to an era when rivals were able to make strategic and unprincipled use of antitrust doctrine to demand special treatment to save themselves from the brutal consequences of competitive failure. America should not let antitrust itself become anticompetitive.

A Toxic Mix of Antitrust, Politics and Jobs

A Toxic Mix of Antitrust, Politics and Jobs

A five-decade consensus on the objectives of antitrust law is under threat today from the extraordinarily divisive politics of contemporary America. It took a long time and sordid episodes to get the politics out of antitrust—it would be a shame to go backwards and politicize competition policy again.

How to CREATE Generic Pharma Competition

How to CREATE Generic Pharma Competition

By harnessing the business incentives of generic drug firms to limit the anticompetitive power of branded pharma­ceutical patent holders, the CREATES Act represents a straight-forward solution to a market failure created by exploitation of legal loopholes in drug industry regulation. It is a remedy that should be strongly supported by the White House and enacted by the new Congress.