The article attempts to show that the fetishization of competition as the sole source development is unfounded. Even in the past, the competition was not the only source of development, and largely combined with cooperation. But at the same competition last played the most significant role in the development , which is now reduced due to monopolization and oligopolization mass production , especially in the era of economic globalization. Currently becoming increasingly important collaboration between producers, allowing coordinate efforts and finances in solving the most complex problems. The buyer has not appeared defenseless against these giant corporations need an active operation of public institutions of national and supra-national scale.