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The price of a bargain : the quest for cheap and the death of globalization / Gordon Laird.

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Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library 339.4 LAIR (Text) 38650833372434 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0230614914
  • ISBN: 9780230614918
  • ISBN: 0230101402
  • ISBN: 9780230101401
  • Physical Description: 282 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [247]-270) and index.
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The bargaineers: fear and housewares in Las Vegas -- Quantum cheap: progress is price discrimination -- China crisis: the end of cheap labor -- Supply chain nation: cargo cults of the twenty-first century -- All is plastic: the small world of hydrocarbons -- We, the resource: journeys to the end of cheap -- Shock therapy: can high prices save us?
Subject: Discount houses (Retail trade) > United States.
Deals > United States.
Consumer behavior > United States.

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