Saturday, May 24, 2014
Amazon - How Does a Monopoly Behave?
"This week, as part of a contract dispute with the publisher Hachette, we’re seeing Amazon behaving at its worst. The company’s willingness to nakedly flex its anticompetitive muscle gives new cause for concern to anyone who cares about books — authors, publishers, but mainly customers. . . ."
Farhad Manjoo, "Amazon's Tactics Confirm Its Critics' Worst Suspicions," New York Times, May 23, 2014.