Lucid, highly readable, and full of rich social and political implications, “The Antitrust Paradox” illustrates how the purpose and integrity of law can be subverted. The Antitrust Paradox. By Robert H. Bork. New York: Basic Books, Pp. xi, $ The theme of former Solicitor General Bork’ s book is that the. THE ANTITRUST PARADOX: A POLICY AT WAR WITH. ITSELF. By Robert H. Bork. Basic Books, Inc., P xi, Price $ JAMES R. SILKENAT *.

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Petersburg Thrift Toil Tullock Value. In doing so, he unfolds pparadox economic analysis of antirtust law that transformed one of the most controversial and baffling areas of law ever developed by human civilization, and in witnessing it the open-minded reader cannot avoid being edified and improved by it.

All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from September I would like to see a counterargument because this is so coherent but the author makes clear that it is not the dominant position of his time.

In these tasks, Bork’s skills as a lawyer and thinker are beyond reproach. But there’s a lot of information here and the position is laid out very strong.

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Cecile Lindell rated it it was amazing Jun 09, Miguel Sotomayor rated it really liked it Sep 12, The Antitrust Paradox second edition. The book’s biggest substantive problem is that there’s a circular-ish assumption that relates to a series of assumptions: Jan 02, Kate Mereand-Sinha rated it did not like it.


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Basically, antitrust is only to a couple of really bad businessmen who try to screw competitors This book’s biggest problem is the difficult in when to go fast and when to go slow. Throughout the first part of the book he deftly reveals the stupidity and dissemblance that pervades much of the Supreme Court’s early jurisprudence in Antitrust law. The paradox of antitrust enforcement was that legal intervention artificially raised prices by protecting inefficient enterprises from competition.

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Antitrust Paradox: A Policy at War with Itself

All in all though, I guess I’ll look elsewhere for a good book to provide insight into the DOJ publishing lawsuit. David rated it it was amazing Mar 23, Matthew rated it really liked it May 16, Zach rated it liked it Dec 07, Kirk Thompson rated it really liked it Jan 21, Lucid, highly readable, and full of rich social and political implications, “The Antitrust Paradox” illustrates how the purpose and integrity of law can be subverted by those who do not understand the reality law addresses or who seek to make it serve unintended political and social ends.


Jeff rated it really liked it Jan 16, Many scholars, however, have shown that Congress had several motives for the adoption of the Thee Act, probably none of which was “consumer welfare. Rabeux Louise rated it it was amazing Feb 03, I think ultimately it needed to goal slower.

Want to Read saving…. Bork ha Robert Heron Bork was an American legal scholar who advocated the judicial philosophy of originalism. Chris rated it liked it Nov 05, There’s a weird law-scholar-tic that he cites a lot of people by name because it’s important to cite.

Open Preview See a Problem? Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. The Antitrust Paradox has shaped antitrust law in several ways, prominently by focusing the discipline on efficiency and articulating its goal as “consumer welfare. Milad rated it it was amazing Aug 16, But the names in the next are kind of distracting. Joseph Siskey rated it it was amazing Aug 25,