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We need to talk about the real reason behind US inflation

99% off the tomatoes for sale, of any variety, at Stop and Shop are Sunset (Mastronardi) branded. This is the monopoly that Rhode Island Grows is contributing to. No competition means higher prices.

But there’s a deeper structural reason for inflation, one that appears to be growing worse: the economic concentration of the American economy in the hands of a relative few corporate giants with the power to raise prices.

https://amp.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/nov/11/us-inflation-market-power-america-antitrust-robert-reich

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