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Wal-mart and the politics of american retail zachary courser • november 17, 2005 the current public debate surrounding wal-mart fits within a historical context of democratic responses to changes in the retail sector. The current economic conditions in america especially, wal-mart might suffer because consumers in america will be less inclined to spend as much money though they are still going to grow because wal-mart has expanded its operations in emerging markets such as asia, it will be able to bounce back. News about economic conditions and trends commentary and archival information about economic conditions and trends from the new york times.
Wal-mart posted better-than-expected quarterly profit on tuesday as penny-pinching us shoppers scoured its discount stores for low prices on necessities like food to offset tough economic. Kmart can blame all kinds of things - economic conditions, problems with their supply chain - but it's their own fault for completely misunderstanding their market, for guessing in the.
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