This short posting includes a number of stories from the last few weeks related to ‘price gouging.’ More neutrally, it’s about situations in which prices have been raised, in a way that people find predatory or coercive.
LINK: Why Amazon can’t stop coronavirus price gougers March 5, 2020
LINK: ‘We’re coming after you:’ Ford vows to make price gouging illegal March 26, 2020 (About the premier of Ontario promising to get tough on price gougers)
LINK: Experts Warn of New Round of Price Gouging for Masks April 2, 2020
LINK: Gov. Newsom issues executive order to thwart price gouging April 3, 2020 (Newsom is California’s governor)
LINK: Lexington company sells masks without profit after price gouging accusation April 03, 2020
LINK: Reporting potential price gouging in the state of Georgia” April 3, 2020
What do you think?