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Big-Box Swindle

The True Cost of Mega-Retailers and the Fight for America"s Independent Businesses

by Stacy Mitchell

  • 141 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Retail trade,
  • Retail Management,
  • Small Business Management,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • USA,
  • Small business,
  • Industries - Retailing,
  • Business & Economics / General,
  • Small Business - General,
  • Chain stores,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944727M
    ISBN 100807035009
    ISBN 109780807035009

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Exposing the Big-Box Swindle. by Stacy Mitchell | Date: Most people are unaware of these rigged policies. I titled this chapter of the book “Uncle Sam’s Invisible Hand,” because the government’s role in chain store proliferation is very much in the shadows.

Every politician in this country talks about the importance of small business. Dec 01,  · Big-Box Swindle: The True Cost of Mega-Retailers and the Fight for America's Independent Businesses goes beyond most similar condemnations of big retailers to outline just how their domination is dangerous to society--and then moves on to show how citizens are.

Jul 19,  · Stacy Mitchell is the author of Big Box Swindle and a senior researcher with the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, directing its initiatives on banking and independent business.

An expert’s in-depth exploration of the enormous impact of mega-retailers—and what communities and independent businesses can do A Book Sense Pick and Annual Highlight Large retail chains have become the most powerful corporations in America and are rapidly transforming our economy, communities, and landscape.

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