After mass layoffs, Bain Capital's Varsity Brands is now a "cash flow" machine. It also faces risks from an increasingly angry cheer community.
Matt Stoller
Time Warner ex-CEO Jeff Bewkes got a $400 million golden parachute. Everything else about the merger was a disaster.
Matt Stoller
The antitrust establishment is confused and upset. Good.
Matt Stoller
A pharma talking point is "Plastic bags are a bigger bottleneck than patents." It's time to ask, why is that?
Matt Stoller
Last week, the Biden administration asked for a global waiver on vaccine intellectual property protections. What is this waiver? Why does it matter? An…
Matt Stoller
Independent cattle producer advocate Bill Bullard explains the problem. It's the monopolies, stupid.
Matt Stoller
The Federal Trade Commission let a $39B pharmaceutical merger through without any scrutiny, and the Antitrust Division let Michael Milken roll up the s…
Matt Stoller
Joe Biden's tax changes will slow the merger boom. And it will hit private equity particularly hard.
Matt Stoller
Opponents of the big tech monopolies are coming out in force. Match Group, Tile, Roku, Epic Games, Spotify, and the News Media Alliance are ripping apa…
Matt Stoller
Harvard, Yale, and the other top schools descended from an elitist Puritan tradition are wrecking the great post-World War II democratization of educat…
Matt Stoller
The Senate Commerce Committee holds a nominating hearing for the most important scholar on antitrust since Robert Bork. She warns of potential criminal…
Matt Stoller
The biggest supermarkets like to sell their own products.
Matt Stoller