Former Research Fellow
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Yitzchak Besser served as a research fellow at ITIF from September 2022 to March 2023, and as a federal judicial law clerk for the Hon. Glen H. Davidson of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi from August 2020 to July 2022. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in May 2020 with a concentration in intellectual property law.
How to Restore Limiting Principles for “Unfair Methods of Competition” in Antitrust Law
The FTC has granted itself the power to bring antitrust enforcement actions based on amorphous and politically motivated ideas of “fairness.” There should instead be a uniform standard for what constitutes fairness in both consumer protection and competition policy.