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How U.S. enforcers could take on Google's search monopoly

A report by a tech-backed foundation outlines how Google has maintained its dominance — and how an antitrust suit could make a dent in it.

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Roadmap for a Monopolization Case Against Google Regarding the Search Market

Today, we unveiled the third and last in a series of policy papers containing detailed evidence and roadmaps for potential antitrust cases against several tech giants entitled “A Roadmap for a Monopolization Case Against Google Regarding the Search Market”.

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Roadmap for an Antitrust Case Against Facebook

June 9, 2020

The “Roadmap for an Antitrust Case Against Facebook”, is the result of a collaboration between several antitrust experts who have been working in tandem to study competition issues in the digital marketplace and research the specific harms caused by big tech, including Fiona M. Scott Morton, Theodore Nierenberg Professor of Economics at the Yale University School of Management and David C. Dinielli, a senior advisor at Omidyar Network.

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Google dominates online ads — and DOJ may be ready to pounce

David Dinielli shares insights on Omidyar Network's antitrust paper and DOJ prosecuters' potential next steps. 

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Here’s What an Antitrust Case Against Google Might Look Like

Wired covers Omidyar Network's antitrust paper release and the Big Tech antitrust movement. 

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Former Obama Antitrust Official Lays Out Possible Case Against Google

David Dinelli co-wrote an anti-trust paper advocating for stronger antitrust enforcement to curb the power of domnant tech platforms. 

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Omidyar Network Announces Initial Grants from COVID-19 Economic Response Advocacy Fund

May 27, 2020

Omidyar Network plans to award $1.5 million to groups working to realign the US’s policies and systems so they work better for everyone.

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Q&A with Mojaloop Foundation Director CV Madhukar, Managing Director, Beneficial Technology, Omidyar Network

Mojaloop Foundation recently interviewed the Omidyar Network Managing Director of Beneficial Technology, CV Madhukar, who will serve on the inaugural Mojaloop Foundation Board of Directors.

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Antitrust Experts Raise New Concerns about Google’s Digital Advertising Dominance

May 17, 2020

Former DOJ antitrust economist outlines in new policy paper a potential legal roadmap and evidence of harm to competition and consumers. Omidyar Network calls for the U.S. Department of Justice to accelerate a full investigation of Google’s behavior.

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Dodd Frank Ten Years On: Why We Still Need Structural Reform of the Financial Sector

July 16, 2020

Chris Jurgens shares insights on the tenth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

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Introducing the Ethical Explorer Pack

July 13, 2020

This toolkit is a direct response to the need we’ve seen and heard from makers and builders—as well as their collaborators—for a digestible, actionable resource to steward ethical tech.

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The Open-Source, Identity Platform MOSIP Hits a New Milestone

July 1, 2020

In late 2018, Omidyar Network invested in International Institute for Information Technology—Bangalore (IIIT-B) to develop a modular, open-source, identity platform (MOSIP). And today, we can share that three countries—Morocco, Philippines, and Ethiopia—have adopted the customizable, open source digital platform on which they plan to build secure, standards-compliant, vendor-neutral, and scalable national ID systems.

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