TITLE

Wal-Mart economic impact positive

AUTHOR(S)
Troy, Mike
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Drug Store News;11/21/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on Wal-Mart's release of a landmark study documenting the company's positive economic impact at the local, regional and national levels. The company is planning domestic expansion. The annual cost savings of the Wal-Mart was estimated to 263 billion. The effect of the existence of Wal-Mart on consumer prices was discussed in reference to data from economic consulting firm Global Insight.
ACCESSION #
18954272

 

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