Authors

Ron Knox

Ron Knox is the senior researcher and writer for the Independent Business Initiative at ILSR. He has studied and written about antitrust and monopoly power for more than a decade. His antimonopoly writing has appeared in The Washington Post, Slate, The American Prospect and elsewhere. He is based in Kansas City.

Op-ed: The Peanut Industry Has a Monopoly Problem—but Farmers Are Pushing Back

peanuts in a field being harvest by a tractor. Photo CC-licensed by the Georgia Peanut Commission