TITLE

Wal-Mart answers critics, but the debate goes on

AUTHOR(S)
Lisanti, Tony
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Drug Store News;11/21/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Wal-Mart's sponsorship of a conference that presented new independent research from academics and economists. Coincidentally, on the same day as the conference, a documentary entitled "Wal-mart: The High Cost of Low Price" was released by activist filmmaker Robert Greenwald. The independent study conducted by Global Insights revealed amount of savings for every household through Wal-Mart purchases. The number of jobs created by the company was cited.
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18954315

 

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