Rendition of proposed street sign for proposed Walmart store on Broadway in Green Bay. Provided by Walmart.
Like others in the area I am against a Walmart store on Broadway, but am willing to listen to options.
So I asked my brother who is a professor of work and employment research and engineering systems at MIT and co-director of MIT Sloan Institute of Work and Employment for his opinion. Here's what he said:
"Green Bay citizens should expect Walmart, as the nation's largest private-sector employer, to be a role model that helps gradually lift employment standards that others will then be challenged to match. Instead, if Walmart continues to follow its standard business model, it will do the ...