Analyzing the Issues: Critical Perspectives on Digital Monopolies, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Peters
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766098508
  • ISBN-13: 9780766098503
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released February 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

In our digital age, online companies such as Google and Amazon are experiencing tremendous growth. The power and influence of these digital companies was demonstrated in September 2017 when Amazon bought the popular organic grocery Whole Foods for a record $13 million. Do companies such as Amazon have too much influence in the digital space? Should they be broken up to allow more competition? In this book, these questions and more are considered by a range of experts in the subject, from legal experts, to CEOs, to corporate players, and journalists<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: What the Experts Say.
2: What the Government and Politicians Say.
3: What the Courts Say.
4: What Advocacy Organizations Say.
5: What the Media Say.
6: What Ordinary People Say.
Conclusion.
Bibliography.
Chapter Notes.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.
About the Editor.