BOOKS: STUCKE Maurice and EZRACHI Ariel, Harper Business, 2020, 416 p.

Competition Overdose. How Free Market Mythology Transformed Us from Citizen Kings to Market Servants, Maurice STUCKE and Ariel EZRACHI

This section selects books on themes related to competition laws and economics. This compilation does not attempt to be exhaustive but rather a survey of themes important in the area. The survey usually covers publication over the last three months after publication of the latest issue of Concurrences. Publishers, authors and editors are welcome to send books to catherine.prieto@univ-paris1.fr for review in this section.

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The works of Professors Stucke and Ezrachi always arouse great interest and their collaboration has provided one of the most striking works in the antitrust world with Virtual Competition. The Promise and Perils of the Algorithm-Driven Economy. This new book is in this vein. The form is not academic, as it is aimed at a wide audience that can be grasped by the four major narratives and the historiographies that dot the development. Situations are sketched out with humour and distancing. The reader is thus brought to an awareness that will be sealed at the end of each chapter by a development entitled "Reflections" clearly setting out the authors' personal

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Catherine Prieto, Competition Overdose. How Free Market Mythology Transformed Us from Citizen Kings to Market Servants, Maurice STUCKE and Ariel EZRACHI, September 2020, Concurrences N° 3-2020, Art. N° 95980, pp. 230-231

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