Tag Archives: WalMart

10,000 Mile Supply Chain

Eighteen months ago, I gave a lecture at USC about The New Federalism, in which I made the outrageous claim that within five years WalMart’s sourcing model would collapse. The cost of bringing cheap goods from China with $100 per … Continue reading

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Business;Arkansas Style

Two articles on the Clinton’s business dealings this morning are worth looking at. They both depict a culture of “means justify the ends” morality. The first from ABC News was on Hillary’s passivity on the WalMart Board when it came to … Continue reading

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The Stimulus Plan

Let me see if I understand this. The U.S. Treasury is going to borrow $150 Billion from the Chinese and other T-Bill buyers and mail checks for that total amount to anyone earning less than $75,000 a year. But because … Continue reading

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