WorldViews: Wal-Mart


Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 12/09/2011

Wal-Mart heirs net worth equals total of bottom 30 percent of Americans

The Wal-Mart heirs have amassed a fortune equal to that of the combined net worth of the bottom 30 percent of Americans. It wasn’t always that way.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:10 PM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Wal-mart, Walton family, income inequality, Sam Walton

Posted at 05:45 AM ET, 12/07/2011

India shuts door to Wal-Mart, for now

The government puts on hold a policy that would have opened the doors to foreign supermarket chains.

By Rama Lakshmi  |  05:45 AM ET, 12/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, India, Wal-Mart