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When Donald Trump denounced AT&T’s planned $109-billion (U.S.) takeover of media giant Time Warner, he emerged, encouragingly, as a trustbuster in the making. Could it be that the future president-elect understood that waning competition, partly the result of big companies using endless mergers and acquisitions to neutralize their rivals, was pushing prices up and wages down?

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