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Antitrust Abuse in the New Economy: The Microsoft Case

Posted: 21/12/2012

In this examination of the Microsoft antitrust case, Gordon critically examines the economics of the US government's arguements. The conclusion is that the government presented a sketchy, incoherent, invalid economic case and relied upon creating the impression of misdeeds to persuade the courts....

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Did Microsoft Harm Consumers? Two Opposing Views

Posted: 21/12/2012

Key economists for the government and for the Microsoft Corporation lay out their views on the key issues and then respond to the views presented by the opposing side.

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Trust On Trial: How The Microsoft Case Is Reframing The Rules Of Competition

Posted: 21/12/2012

Trust on Trial, a hard-hitting examination of competition in the modern marketplace, tackles the monopoly issue head-on. Through the lens of the Microsoft case, the first large-scale antitrust proceedings of the digital age, it challenges the efficacy of modern antitrust enforcement. While testin...

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Microsoft on Trial: Legal and Economic Analysis of a Transatlantic Antitrust Case (New Horizons in Competition Law and Economics)

Posted: 21/12/2012

Microsoft on Trial analyses the antitrust cases that have involved Microsoft in both sides of the Atlantic and offers a thorough and timely discussion on the regulation of unilateral behaviour in a topical sector. This fascinating and highly topical book facilitates discussion on the difficult t...

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World War 3.0 : Microsoft and Its Enemies

Posted: 21/12/2012

The Internet Revolution, like all great industrial changes, has made the world's elephantine media companies tremble that their competitors-whether small and nimble mice or fellow elephants-will get to new terrain first and seize its commanding heights. In a climate in which fear and insecurity a...

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U.S. V. Microsoft: The Inside Story of the Landmark Case

Posted: 21/12/2012

-- The United States v. Microsoft is one of the most watched trials of the century. The implications of this battle will affect everything from electronic commerce to network communications.-- Available just weeks after Judge Jackson issues his final remedy, making this the first book available t...

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Pride Before the Fall: The Trials of Bill Gates and the End of the Microsoft Era

Posted: 21/12/2012

Critically acclaimed from coast to coast, Pride Before the Fall is the definitive account of the trial that shook an economy: United States v. Microsoft. Award-winning journalist John Heilemann uncovers the explosive truth behind the headlines: how the high-tech kingpins Bill Gates had tried to d...

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The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

Posted: 21/12/2012

In 1998, the United States Department of Justice and state antitrust agencies charged that Microsoft was monopolizing the market for personal computer operating systems.  More than ten years later, the case is still the defining antitrust litigation of our era.  William H. Page and John...

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Winners, Losers & Microsoft

Posted: 21/12/2012

Few issues in high technology are as divisive as the current debate over competition, innovation, and antitrust. Analyzing famous examples of economic “lock-in” by dominant corporations of supposedly inferior products, this book makes the case that free markets in high technology in...

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Microsoft, Antitrust and the New Economy (The Milken Institute Series on Financial Innovation and Economic Growth)

Posted: 21/12/2012

No antitrust case in recent history has attracted as much public attention as U.S v. Microsoft Corp. Nor has any antitrust case in memory raised as many complex, substantive issues of law, economics and public policy. Microsoft, Antitrust and the New Economy: Selected Essays constitutes an early ...

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