Malls Disappear As Middle Class Shrinks

Malls Disappear As Middle Class Shrinks

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Tara Bellucci
Jan 6, 2015

The shrinking middle class is causing the death of shopping malls across the country. According to the New York Times, more than two dozen enclosed malls have closed since 2010 and an additional 60 are closer to "dead mall" status. The exception? High-end malls, which are flourishing as the income gap widens.

Malls Are Dying Because the Middle Class Is Disappearing | Racked

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