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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Theseus’ ship List of Ship of Theseus examples Sorites. 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. Gary rated it liked it Mar 03, The Antitrust Paradox is a book by Robert Bork that criticized the state of United States antitrust law in the s. No eBook available Amazon.


Antitrust Paradox: A Policy at War with Itself by Robert H. Bork

The Antitrust Paradox has shaped antitrust law in several ways, prominently by focusing the discipline on efficiency and articulating its goal as “consumer welfare. KhanVerizon v. Chapter 7 was the most useful to me. Books by Robert H.

Bork sees antitrust law as a antirtust which reflects the larger movements of our society, such as the tension between liberty and equality. There’s a weird law-scholar-tic that he cites a lot of people by name because it’s important to cite.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. In these tasks, Bork’s skills as a lawyer and thinker are beyond reproach. RheState Oil Co.

Bob Zuver rated it really liked it Aug 11, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shows how antitrust suits adversely affect the consumer by encouraging a costly form of protection for inefficient and uncompetitive small businesses.

Antitrust Paradox: A Policy at War with Itself

It marks a critical in a turning point in American history. All in all though, I guess I’ll look elsewhere for a good book to provide insight into the DOJ publishing lawsuit.


Classic, even though his use of the term ‘consumer welfare’ gives me headaches on a daily basis Jan 02, Kate Mereand-Sinha rated it did not like it. The Antitrust Paradox second edition. Originalist Robert Bork wrote an article in that looked at the legislative antitrrust of the Sherman Act to limit the scope of antitrust law in the US. Hate the man, but don’t dismiss this work based on his subsequent infamy. Since it first appeared inthis seminal work by one of the foremost legal minds of our age has dramatically changed the way the courts view government’s role in private affairs.

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By now, pafadox wise writers have an exposed and thoroughly discredited the tragic unpragmatism of Robert Bork’s formalist legal theory.

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