Well, they’ve gone and done it again. Wal-Mart, that is. Even with all kinds of labor and activist pressure on them to change their ways, they go right on and charge ahead with business as usual. That’s right, that shameless corporation created another 8,600 new jobs in October. Will they never learn?
Also, for a great, wide-ranging discussion on the economics of Wal-Mart, check out the Econ Talk podcast “Legislators vs. Wal-Mart,” with Russ Roberts and his guest, the brilliant Richard Epstein of the University of Chicago.