Managing Director Hal Singer testified in front of the US Senate Subcommittee on Competition Policy, Antitrust, and Consumer Rights regarding- Breaking the News – Journalism, Competition, and the Effects of Market Power on a Free Press.
During his opening statements, Dr. Singer lays out three different questions and answers behind the economic theory surrounding the hearing:
- What is the competition problem this bill seeks to solve?
- What are the social harms that flow from the competition problem?
- How would a targeted bill address the competition problem?
Watch Dr. Singer’s opening statements here>.
Read Dr. Singer’s full testimony here>.
Read more about the hearing here>.