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Founding Editor at Works in Progress

Sam Bowman is a founding editor of Works in Progress. Previously, he was director of competition policy at the ICLE, principal at Fingleton, and executive director of the Adam Smith Institute.

Antitrust

Antitrust Mergers & Merger Enforcement

Popular Media

Cracking down on mergers would leave us all worse off

While the senator has pitched her proposal as a way to crack down on allegedly anticompetitive concentration and so-called “killer acquisitions,” where dominant firms buy emerging competitors to shut down development of rival products or services, there is a serious risk the change would do more to harm competition than to help it.

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