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Here is a snippet from my talk on reintroducing *power* into #competitionlaw #antitrust at the @W_AT_World UK event. It's a bit techy, and since it's just a clip, and I am talking hella fast, here is a summary of what I am saying...👇 1/
1. Social harms of FB spillover into real world (Myanmar, Brexit) and affect you *even if you don't use the platform*

2. Power comes from profits (99% from ads), power to never forget or to make you disappear, data tracking worse since FB faces no competition @DinaSrinivasan
3. FB owned publicly (by our pension funds) but controlled privately by Mark Zuckerberg (dual class share structure)

4. How should competition policy respond? Tyrie @CMAgovUK proposes overriding "consumer interest" duty. Accuses regime of ineffectiveness and impenetrability. 3/
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