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Kevin Feige: the nerd who made Marvel hot

Full immersion in the studio’s comic heritage helped the shy showman create box-office gold, writes Matthew Garrahan

From the blogs

If the world economy falls back into recession, we should be prepared with policy action to get it back on track
– Andrew Smithers
The lights are very unlikely to go out. But consumers will end up paying for an unnecessary failure of policy
– Nick Butler
The huge excess of savings over investment will drag Europe into a deflationary spiral
– Lorenzo Bini Smaghi

Mediterranean migrants test humanity

Letting refugees drown is an indecent policy, writes Paddy Ashdown

No FBI agent could write this column

Sleuths may use the web to trap criminals, but those in the media should not make it easy

Operatic outrage trumps pop or hip-hop

Unlike ‘Klinghoffer’, pop music is silent on topics other than sex, writes Ludovic Hunter-Tilney

Oil producers’ game of ‘chicken’

Expectations are in flux at the prospect of a world awash with crude, writes Izabella Kaminska

Party on THE HIGH LINE and Summer Dinner...Donald Pels, Wendy Keys, Will Sahlman at Party on THE HIGH LINE and Summer Dinner High Line, NYC June 21, 2010 Patrick McMullan Picture by CLINT SPAULDING/

Donald Pels, telecoms entrepreneur, 1928-2014

Mobile mogul who brought airy new life to Manhattan

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Illustration of Latin America fiesta

The party is ending for Latin America

The region is looking at a slowdown, but things could be worse, says John Paul Rathbone

We must understand Isis to defeat it

The jihadis offer a caliphate and death. Our message must be one of life, writes Ed Husain

Public finance is both a moral and a technical challenge

The UK faces a harsh choice, because the economy is roughly a sixth smaller than expected

Banks have work to do on ethics

Regulation can only do so much to encourage integrity, writes Richard Lambert


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