Wal-Mart is under attack--from labor unions, urban planners, globalization critics, and community activists. Looking at Wal-Mart, the authors review conditions before and after Wal-Mart entered a local market and look more broadly at Wal-Mart's impact on wages, productivity growth and inflation. Vedder and Cox show that the retailer has been a force for good.
The Wal-Mart Revolution
American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
How Big Box Stores Benefit Consumers, Workers, and the Economy
Management & Computers