TMA 02 -DD131
Is Supermarket Power a Zero sum game?
In this Essay I will debate that supermarket power is a Zero- sum game. I will discuss a theory of Zero- sum game by sociologist Dennis Wrong (1997). I will then discuss evidence to back up this theory; using examples of declining numbers of high street stores and the power that supermarket have to put small shops out of business. I will then look at evidence that low prices in supermarkets are created at the expense of low paid workers globally.
There are mixed opinions on the power of supermarkets, Sociologist Dennis Wrong (1997) explains supermarket power as a zero sum game, this is understood easier as a... View More »