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The Small-Mart Revolution

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The Small-Mart Revolution Economists say we are slowly recovering from the financial meltdown that devastated global corporations and large banks. Our guest today, Michael Shuman, says much of that could be avoided with more focus on regional and local business and economy. Shuman wrote a book on the subject: The Small-Mart Revolution: How Local Companies are Beating the Global Competition and he shares his ideas on how to rethink the roles of business and government in America. It's a look at small market economics. Guests Michael Shuman - Author, Small-Mart Revolution and Research & Public Policy Director--Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) Jay White - Chairman, County Commission of Cabarrus County Add and read comments