Articles written by Jane Lewis

16/07/2007

Trickle-down dries up

Britain is getting richer, but the benefits have not been passed on to the majority of wage-earners. Does it matter? Jane Lewis reports.

27/03/2007

Profile: Peter Bazalgette

A profile of Peter Bazalgette – the man who popularised Big Brother, and has been said to have done more to debase television than anyone else.

25/01/2007

THe Indian tribe who bought the Hard Rock cafe

Less than a generation ago, the Seminole tribe of Florida were living a precarious life of poverty in the Everglades. Yet last week, they bought the Hard Rock chain for a knock-down price of $965m. And it’s unlikely to be the last major deal struck by an Indian tribe.

21/12/2006

Profile: Shawn Carter of Def Jam recordings

Not only is Shawn Carter – aka Jay-Z – fairly remarkable for his continuing popularity at an age when most hip-hop artists are considered over the hill, he also combines his rap career with a decidedly corporate role as president and chief executive of Def Jam recordings.

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