• Chart of the Week: The Rise of Corporate Giants

    9 monthes ago - By iMF Direct

    By Federico J. Díez and Daniel Leigh
    June 6, 2018
    Version in Español
    The market power of “superstar” companies in advanced economies is growing
    The growing economic wealth and power of big companies-from airlines to pharmaceuticals to high-tech companies-has raised concerns about too much concentration and market power in the hands of too few. In particular, in advanced economies, rising corporate market power has been blamed for low investment despite rising corporate profits, declining business dynamism, weak productivity, and a falling share of income paid to workers.
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