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THE WAL-MART EFFECT

THE WAL-MART EFFECT

How the World's Most Powerful Company Really Works—and How It's Transforming the American Economy

By Charles Fishman. Great storytelling by an award-winning business journalist who has done his homework makes this a highly readable investigation into Wal-Mart's business practices, and the consequences of those practices for customers, employees, suppliers, competitors, citizens, and governments. Admiration mixes with dismay as the author teaches readers to worry about capitalism in an era of megacorporations. Grades 9 and up. Index. Source notes. Penguin. 294 pages. ©2006.

"A must-read if one is even to begin understanding the global dominance of Wal-Mart."—The Washington Post
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PEN455-WBSSS 9780143038788 Paperback $18.00$16.20 (5 or more)

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