Nitasha Tiku, in her January 5, 2018 article, “How to Curb Silicon Valley Power—Even With Weak Antitrust Laws,” quotes the Konkurrenz Group’s Maurice Stucke. The Wired article is available here.
The August 4, 2017 article, “You Are Being Exploited By The Opaque, Algorithm-Driven Economy,” reviews Ariel Ezrachi and Maurice Stucke’s book, Virtual Competition. Ben Schiller discusses the “provocative questions” posed in the “fascinating book about how platform internet companies (Amazon, Facebook, and so on) are changing the norms of economic competition.”
In the article, “Price-bots can collude against consumers: Trustbusters might have to fight algorithms with algorithms,” The Economist discusses the book and a recent article by Ariel Ezrachi and the Konkurrenz Group’s Maurice Stucke. The May 6, 2017 article is available here.
Lance Lambert, in his April 5th article, “Here’s How They Play Monopoly in America, and Who Wins: Market concentration in the U.S. has reached a three-decade high, while the government has opened fewer antitrust cases,” quotes Maurice Stucke. “When you have significant economic power, that can bring political power and anti-democratic pressures,” said Maurice Stucke, a law professor […]
Makan Delrahim, who was recently nominated to lead the Antitrust Division, is the subject of a profile by Melissa Lipman in Law360. The article, “Delrahim Pick Signals Traditional Republican Antitrust Tack,” focuses on Makan Delrahim’s “wide-ranging resume,” including his time at the Antitrust Division during the Bush administration, government experience with trade and intellectual property […]
On March 16, 2017, EU Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager made an important speech concerning the potential anticompetitive risks of pricing algorithms. Her speech relied on examples from Maurice Stucke and Ariel Ezrachi’s book, Virtual Competition. Several media outlooks reporting the speech discussed the book’s findings, including Law360 Here
In his article, “Experts Question Effectiveness of Antitrust Approaches in Digital Economy,” Joel Stashenko of the New York Law Journal quoted Maurice Stucke’s comments at a recent forum sponsored by the antitrust law section of the New York State Bar Association. The panel included Ethan Litwin and Alec Burnside of Dechert, Jason Furman, the former […]