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Government Regulation Governments have several means available to guide and influence competition in the marketplace. These means include government...

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Government Regulation Governments have several means available to guide and influence competition in the marketplace.  These means include government ownership of firms and industrial policy (with respect to laws and  taxes).    Choose one of these three main areas of government intervention (i.e., regulation, government  ownership and industrial policy).  Next, research and locate a newspaper or news magazine article that illustrates an example  of government intervention in the area you’ve chosen.  Write a  500 word summary of the article . Submit it to your instructor. The article you use  should be recent  (less than three years old) . Please cite your source and include the URL  address/link if applicable.  Include in your paper: What prompted the intervention? Did the market fail to correct the problem? What was, or likely will be, the result of government intervention?
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An intervention in the market can be understood as a deliberate action taken by the
government that has a bearing on the functioning of a particular market. This action goes
beyond the role of a...

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