French politicians take on Amazon

The parliament in France passes a law preventing Internet-based bookstores from offering free delivery to customers.

The law is a direct attempt to diminish the power of Amazon (AMZN) in the nation.

Politicians in France have plenty of support on the issue of defending the maximum-allowed discount on books.

From other sites
Comments (2)
  • ericeverett
    , contributor
    Comments (142) | Send Message
    Hilarious. I'd love living in France, where the government institutes price controls and protectionist policies to ensure everything is incredibly expensive!
    4 Oct 2013, 10:26 AM Reply Like
  • stoj
    , contributor
    Comments (775) | Send Message
    truly funny, on so many levels
    4 Oct 2013, 02:37 PM Reply Like
DJIA (DIA) S&P 500 (SPY)
ETF Screener: Search and filter by asset class, strategy, theme, performance, yield, and much more
ETF Performance: View ETF performance across key asset classes and investing themes
ETF Investing Guide: Learn how to build and manage a well-diversified, low cost ETF portfolio
ETF Selector: An explanation of how to select and use ETFs