What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
able acquisition action activity agencies amend American antitrust laws application appropriate assets assignment authorized banks becomes beryllium capital Commissioner Committee companies competition CONCENTRATION OF ECONOMIC Congress corporations create criminal Department Department of Commerce Department of Justice developed direction directors distribution ECONOMIC POWER effect employment enforcement enterprise evidence executive existing fact Federal Trade Commission field further Government grant hearings held holding companies important income increased independent indicated individual industry interest INVESTIGATION OF CONCENTRATION investment labor legislation less license manufacturing material ment methods monopolistic monopoly nature necessary Office operations opportunity patent percent period person policies policyholders possible practices present private enterprise problem procedure production profit received recommended reports Representing resolution respect responsible restriction Securities and Exchange Senate Statistics subcommittee suggestions Treasury United violation witnesses
Էջ 27 - ... is not safe if the people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it becomes stronger than their democratic state itself.
Էջ 38 - Act of 1923, as amended, to employ and fix the compensation of such officers, experts, and employees as it deems necessary for the performance of its duties...
Էջ 38 - Congress ; but they shall be reimbursed for travel, subsistence, and other necessary expenses incurred by them in the performance of the duties vested in the Commission.
Էջ 17 - ... (e) Forfeiture of patent for viol-ation. — If any person who owns any interest in or right under a patent violates any of the prohibitions described in paragraphs (a) and (b) above, his interest therein should be forfeited, such forfeiture to be brought about in a civil action against such person by the United States. Any patent or interest therein so forfeited should become a part of the public domain.
Էջ 28 - The freest government, if it could exist, would not be long acceptable if the tendency of the laws were to create a rapid accumulation of property in few hands and to render the great mass of the population dependent and penniless.
Էջ 35 - But in the process of the removal of inequities, we must not lose sight of original objectives. Obviously the Nation must have some deterrent against special privileges enjoyed by an exceedingly small group of individuals under the form of the laws prior to 1936, whether such deterrent take the form of an undistributedprofits tax or some other equally or more efficient method. And obviously an undistributed profits tax has a real value in working against a further concentration of economic power...
Էջ 33 - We have also learned that a realistic system of business regulation has to reach more than consciously immoral acts. The community is interested hi economic results. It must be protected from economic as well as moral wrongs. We must find practical controls over blind economic forces as well as over blindly selfish men.