A recent study by Keinan and Kivetz determined that many people are actively attempting to build a varied collection of life experiences.
Tomasulo, reporting from the annual meeting of the Urban Land Institute, discusses ways that the condition of the economy, Generation Y’s entry into the home market, and Baby Boomers aging in place are influencing the housing market.
Faller and his colleagues have developed a classification system for a material library that recognizes a material’s intangible characteristics.
Research by van Rompay and his colleagues has confirmed that utilitarian and hedonic shoppers respond differently to retail environments.
Asking people about the optimal arrangement of tables in a restaurant may not be a good use of time.
Mastandrea and his colleagues investigated preferences for two different art styles (figurative and abstract) and architectural styles (classic and contemporary).
There is a push to increase patient- and family-centered care in hospitals and all the resulting additional amenities and in-room seating areas increase the size of nursing units.
Euro Disney was a colossal failure.
Fisher has written a thought provoking article relating urban planning, design, and the possibility of disease epidemics.
Across the country, colleges and universities are adding clear windows to the doors of professors’ offices to make it possible to monitor activity inside.