Chapter 7: Market Structure
"Department of Justice - Antitrust
Today, government has the power to encourage competition and
to regulate certain monopolies that exist for the public welfare.
In some cases, government has taken over certain economic
activities and runs them as government-owned monopolies. The
United States Department of Justice Antitrust Division works
to promote and protect fair business practices through the
enforcement of antitrust laws. In this activity, you will
learn more about the Antitrust Division.
Destination Title: The
U.S. Department of JusticeAntitrust Division
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Start at the U.S. Department of JusticeAntitrust Division
- Select the "Overview" Page from the
menu at the left of your screen. Print a copy of the page
or read the information and answer the following questions.