Issue No.02 - March/April (2008 vol.28)
Shane Greenstein , Kellogg Graduate School of Management
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MM.2008.33
Bill Gates brought Microsoft to dominance through participation in a competitive meritocracy; later he subverted the principles behind the very system that had made him wealthy. Greenstein continues his analysis of Gates' career, focusing especially on Microsoft's browser wars with Netscape and the eventual antitrust trial.
economics, William Gates, Microsoft, competition, browser, bundling, antitrust
Shane Greenstein, "The Long Arc Behind Bill Gates' Wealth, Part 2", IEEE Micro, vol.28, no. 2, pp. 2-5, March/April 2008, doi:10.1109/MM.2008.33