May 6, 2017
Episode 27 - Rachel Elias Wein & Ryan Severino When does it make sense for retailers to own the shopping centers they occupy? James talks to Rachel Elias Wein of WeinPlus to answer that question. Also, economist Ryan Severino explains how consumer confidence can be high despite slow GDP growth. Got a retail question? Tweet at @JamesDCook Read our retail research: jllretail.com/retail-intelligence James Cook (linkedin.com/in/jamesdcook/) is the director of retail research in the Americas for JLL. Our theme music is Little Lily Swing by Tri-Tachyon (http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Tri-Tachyon/Little_Lily_Swing/Tri-Tachyon_-_01_-_Little_Lily_Swing) under Creative Commons 4.0 license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).