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Matthew Yglesias

The case for banning non-competes

15 mins | Jul 16, 2021
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Inside the debate on innovation and cost. Joe Biden is planning to ask the Federal Trade Commission to ban non-compete agreements that prevent workers from switching to another company in the same industry. This instalment of Slow Boring examines how the non-compete issue is interesting in both its own right and because it highlights a bigger picture issue that is often overlooked: “is innovation difficult, or is innovation expensive?”
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