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September 27, 2011
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April 11, 2011
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Limiting Liability: Landlords and Tenants Work Together to Create Safer Shopping Centers

By María Bird Picó Declining sales and property values and a generally sour economy offered developers little scope for revenue growth at the end of 2009. But U.S. landlord Developers Diversified Realty saw one area, at least, where it could cut costs: liability insurance. “We began asking ourselves how we could reduce costs, seeing it…

December 20, 2010
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Federal Reserve’s Bullard Says Holiday Season Points To Stronger GDP In 2011…

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said on CNBC today that the holiday season points to stronger GDP growth (than previously thought) in 2011.  Bullard said, "The holiday season is looking good, retail sales are good. That bodes well for the current quarter and the coming quarters." His comment echoes our often-cited view that…