Via The Skeptical Libertarian, who comments:
I think if anything can debunk the leftist trope of ” free markets benefit the rich at the expense of the poor” it’s this.He is linking to the article How Jimmy Carter Saved Beer, which shows this graph:
No, it was LAWS that benefited the rich at the expense of the poor. Get rid of the laws and watch the industry explode. There are literally thousands of independent breweries now.