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March 28, 2022, Audio: "Earlier this week, the European Union unveiled sweeping antitrust legislation aimed at limiting the power of big tech companies. The long-awaited Digital Markets Act targets “gatekeeper” companies, including Alphabet, Meta, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft, and would, for instance, force Apple to allow third-party app stores on its devices and limit how Google can prioritize its own services in search results.  For more on this, “Marketplace Morning Report’s” David Brancaccio spoke to Jason Furman, a Harvard economist and senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, as well as a former top economic advisor to President Barack Obama." Listen Via Marketplace 

HKS Author - Jason Furman