• Building Wal-Mart with resistance: community political action against a new Wal-Mart supercenter 

    Overfelt, David. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
    A discussion of the three dimensions of power as they play out in the development arena sets the stage for understanding a local social movement within a specific political context. Through the use of face to face interviews ...
  • The impact of Wal-Mart on the rural retail wage 

    Smith, Jessica Elaine, 1979-. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
    This study uses panel data to test the impact of Wal-Mart on the rural retail wage. There are observations from 2,986 counties in the contiguous United States from 1990-2005. Previous studies have reported mixed findings ...