Sandeep Mathrani, head of U.S. shopping-center operator General Growth Properties Inc., was in Dubai when he saw something that startled him: an indoor city just for kids.
the middle of the giant Dubai Mall, he found an activity center filled
with child-sized restaurants, bakeries, hospitals and police stations.
The kids operated their own role-playing town -- complete with currency
-- and parents were nowhere to be found.
took to the concept, called KidZania, and is now working with the
company to bring it to America.. . . more