Wal-Mart and County-Wide Poverty
AbstractThis study seeks to identify the independent effect of Wal-Mart stores on changes in U.S. family-poverty rates at the county level. We draw on the contributions of a number of disciplines to enhance our understanding of the broader forces that influence poverty. Copyright (c) 2006 by the Southwestern Social Science Association.
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Volume (Year): 87 (2006)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
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