Open Markets Institute
The Open Markets Institute works to address threats to our democracy, individual liberties, and our national security from today’s unprecedented levels of corporate concentration and monopoly power. By combining policy, legal, and market structure expertise with sophisticated communications and outreach efforts, Open Markets seeks not only to hold today’s monopolies accountable for abuse of power, but to rebuild an economic system where progress is easier to achieve, because power is far more widely and equitably distributed
Releases by this organization
Friday, September 06, 2019
Open Markets Commends State Attorneys General for Launching Bipartisan Antitrust Investigation Into Facebook
The following is a statement from Sarah Miller, Deputy Director of the Open Markets Institute, in response to the New York State Attorney General Letitia James' announcement of a new investigation into Facebook: This morning's announcement is a major step forward in the broadening effort on the...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Open Markets Denounces Ineffective $5 Billion FTC Settlement With Facebook, Calls on Congress to Investigate the FTC
The Open Markets Institute denounces the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) official $5 billion settlement with Facebook. Even as the FTC’s complaint alleges that Facebook committed major privacy violations, the FTC still failed to question Mark Zuckerberg and has not required an admission of guilt...