A week after naming a new top exec in China, Wal-Mart (WMT +0.5%), says it expects to boost...

|By:, SA News Editor

A week after naming a new top exec in China, Wal-Mart (WMT +0.5%), says it expects to boost growth and market share in the nation. The bigger question: After taking a few political stumbles and facing a billion consumers used to shopping at mom-and-pop stores and open air markets, can the Wal-Mart recipe work in China?