Fiona Scott Morton, a Yale economist who has co-authored papers that lay out roadmaps for prosecuting Facebook and Google for violating antitrust laws has done work as an economic consultant for Apple and Amazon, Bloomberg reported. Morton, who didn’t disclose her work for Apple and Amazon in the papers, began working for Amazon in the last year and has been working with Apple for several years....
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