Wednesday, August 30, 2006

Ya, it's like that

It's like finding a twenty-dollar bill under a couch cushion.
A study by the economic-consulting firm Global Insight found that from 1985 to 2004, Wal-Mart's expansion lowered the consumer price index by a cumulative 3.1 percent from what it would have been. That produced savings of $263 billion in 2004, equal to $2,329 for each U.S. household.

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