CNN Investigates Amazon in Documentary Featuring ILSR’s Stacy Mitchell

Date: 19 Sep 2019 | posted in: Media Coverage, Retail | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In the News: Stacy Mitchell

August 16, 2019

Media Outlet: CNN

In a new CNN documentary titled “The Age of Amazon,” ILSR’s Stacy Mitchell offers crucial perspective on Amazon’s monopoly power and control over the digital infrastructure of the economy. CNN cites ILSR’s research on how detrimental Amazon is to independent businesses and quotes Stacy on how Amazon used the HQ2 search to mine American cities for data.

Here are selected excerpts:

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Stacy Mitchell is co-director of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and directs its Independent Business Initiative, which produces research and designs policy to counter concentrated corporate power and strengthen local economies.