In the decades prior to the Great Depression, associations of independent proprietors partnered with federal regulators to create codes of fair competition.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: American competition : trade associations, codes of fair competition, and state building Contracts and competition in the era of economic uncertainty, 1880-1890 The origins of American fair trade : the Sherman Antitrust Act and conflicting interpretations of the law, 1890-1911 The economics and ideology of American free trade : Louis Brandeis, resale price maintenance, and open price associations, 1911-1919 Institutionalizing the "new competition" : Herbert Hoover and the adaptation of regulated competition, 1920-1928 California fair trade : constitutional federalism and competing visions of fairness in antitrust law, 1929-1933 Managing competition in the Great Depression : between associational and state corporatism, 1929-1938 Conclusion: Varieties of competition and corporatism in American governance.
Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Digital File Characteristics
Source of Description
Print version record.
Available in Other Form
Print version: Sawyer, Laura Phillips, 1981- American fair trade. New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018