Brian Albrecht on Noncompete Agreements

The Dispatch View Original Source

ICLE Chief Economist Brian Albrecht was cited by The Dispatch in an item on the Federal Trade Commission’s vote to ban nearly all noncompete agreements in employment contracts. You can read the full piece here.

The Federal Trade Commission approved a rule that effectively bans all non-compete clauses. These contract provisions stop workers from working for competitors or starting a competing business after they leave a job. In response, economist Brian Albrecht explored the limits to the research the FTC cited.