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  • Renewable energy and conventional energy at odds

    Creative Destruction: Solar Wars

    Sep 25, 13 • 442 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Environment, Government, Households, Innovation, Tech, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Can we compare the original AT&T and the electric power industry? Until 1982, AT&T had a phone system monopoly. Not even imagined, cell phones did not exist. Instead almost everyone received phone service from one company. Called a natural monopoly,