Stacy Mitchell Keynotes the Launch of The Canadian Anti-Monopoly Project

Date: 17 Aug 2022 | posted in: Retail | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

ILSR’s Stacy Mitchell, together with Barry Lynn of the Open Markets Institute, were keynote speakers at the launch of the Canadian Anti-Monopoly Project (CAMP), a new Canadian antimonopoly policy and research organization. CAMP invited Stacy and Barry to talk about the threat that monopoly power poses, and the importance of strong antimonopoly policy to a fair and free society. The two guests outlined the basic principles of antimonopoly — democracy, opportunity, liberty, and responsibility — and how concentrated corporate power is one of the most oppressive challenges our economy faces today.

Stacy and Barry also discussed how a growing international movement is beginning to turn the tide against concentrated corporate power. CAMP’s emergence is the latest promising example of how activists, advocates, and policymakers across the globe are taking on monopoly power and leading the way to policy reforms that can build a more resilient, active, and equitable economy.

Watch the Canadian Anti-Monopoly Project Launch Event here or below.

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Luke Gannon is the Research and Communications Associate for the Independent Business team.

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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.