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bzs at world.std.com
Fri Mar 15 03:11:53 UTC 1996
From: "Perry E. Metzger" <perry at piermont.com>
>Monopolies are a chimera, a myth. Almost all monopolies that last for
>more than a couple of years have been the result of government
>regulation preventing market entry -- AT&T being a shining
It is disingenuous to claim that monopolies are a myth merely because
they haven't existed in recent history.
Monopolies have been illegal for the past 100 years. And unlike many
other illegal activities, it's sort of hard to run a monopoly
Why not just say that retail nuclear weapons outlets are impossible
because no one can give you an example of one?
Would you claim there have been no anti-monopoly or anti-trust actions
ever (successfully) prosecuted under Taft-Hartley? Or that
Taft-Hartley itself is just entirely the product of deluded morons?
Actually, I suppose you would.
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