They eat at restaurants.
Low-income youth have been gathering in São Paulo shopping malls to chant lyrics from a music genre called funk da ostentaçã o.
Nick DiMaio has spent years thinking about and documenting dying retails models around the country.
If this discussion sounds familiar, it's because we've had it before.
Emerging economies promote their new shopping centers with ambitious, strange commercials.
How many more giant, empty malls will it take before development priorities finally change?
Even the suburbs have figured out that walkable retail, not enclosed big box stores surrounded by parking lots, is the way to go.
Big box stores are in desperate need of reinvention. But a handful of communities might have figured out the fix.
How we ruined Gruen's plan for more walkable, tight-knit American downtowns.
The Arcade Providence will offer 48 units starting at $550 a month.
In much of the country, walking – that most basic and human method of movement, and the one most important to our health – is all but impossible.
Ideas (some good, some not) for what to do with these hulking, empty retail spaces.
Stores don't need nearly as much retail space as they used to, and this is seriously hurting the country's real estate market.
The recession, coupled with obscenely high rents, are forcing superstores out of business.
We consume these places without thinking, like potato chips in front of the television, and America is full of them.
British Columbia's Tsawwassen First Nation's first development project will be a massive exurban shopping mall.
The American landscape is littered with the decaying corpses of strip malls. Here are a few innovative ways we can turn them to our advantage.
A UK developer says a temporary mall in New Zealand infringes on his intellectual property rights