Video Post: The Monopolization of the Economy and Zephyr Teachout’s “Break’Em Up”

An introduction to monopolies and book review of Zephyr Teachout’s new book Break’Em Up: recovering our freedom from big ag, big tech, and big money, All Points Books, 2020.

  • What are monopolies?
  • How monopolized (concentrated) is the US economy
  • Examples of how monopolization works and its effects
  • The history of antitrust (anti-monopoly) politics and law
  • Moral markets

19 minutes.