The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau isn't just protecting consumers. It's also protecting conservatives. And conservatives need to wake up to that…
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Open Thread: How's the Economy in Your Neck of the Woods?Today’s open thread for paid subscribers is, as usual, about anything you want. The guiding question is as follows. What is the economy like in …
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The Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act just moved through the U.S. House of Representatives, supported by a weird bipartisan coalition. This is very…
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A key set of bills on antitrust and China policy will be moving in the House of Representatives. They haven't gotten much attention, but they matter.
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Tom Vilsack was a bad Secretary of Agriculture under Obama. He's gotten better under Biden.
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Judge Florence Pan got elevated to the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Pan looks pretty good on antitrust, so this is a rare bit…
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In a series of stinging losses, the DOJ and FTC are running up against Trump judges and pro-monopoly government bureaucrats. What happens now?
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Meet executive Dayna Howard, who is in charge of “learning and development for warehouse employees.”
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Open Thread: How Is the Stock Market Decline Affecting the Economy?It’s time for an open thread for paid subscribers of BIG. Talk about whatever you’d like, and I’ll be hanging around in the comments for the nex…
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The $20 billion purchase in the web design space has shaken the software industry. Should the government allow it? Plus, railroads, an antitrust case…
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Antitrust enforcer Jonathan Kanter is reinvigorating merger law. This time, it's blocking monopolization in the lock industry.
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There's a crisis with railroads. It's time to fix the industry's root flaw, which is the incentives that investors have to loot their companies instead…
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