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Alberto Mingardi: June 2017

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Will antitrust become a geopolitical matter?

Competition
Alberto Mingardi
The EU Commission has fined Google 2.4 billion euros for abusing its dominant position when it comes to its Google Shopping service. This is just one of the Google competition cases going on in Europe right now. In the... MORE

The tragedy of Grenfell Tower and some Internet demagogues

Politics and Economics
Alberto Mingardi
Last week, Grenfell Tower in North Kensington, London went up in flames. At least 58 people died, including two young Italian architects. In my own country, therefore, the story was quickly picked up in the media - and it is... MORE

The "free market" strain of conservatism is considered obsolete pretty much everywhere, a relic of the past, particularly among conservative politicians. These latter aim to provide voters with more energetic plans to action, a robust vision of the role of... MORE

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