The Bottom Line

Advertising and the Underground: The bottom line, from The Economist 5/5/12 The Tube goes commercial GIVEN a fair wind, this summer should see a cable car running over the River Thames, connecting Greenwich to the Royal Docks in east London. The “Emirates Air Line”, named after the Dubai carrier, has already altered one familiar feature … More The Bottom Line

The Cost of Support

Crowdfunding football: Buy this team, from The Economist 28/4/12 Fans don’t like clubs being run as businesses. The alternatives may be worse FOOTBALL fans are used to being squeezed by their beloved clubs through rising ticket prices, regular strip changes and stiff charges for food and programmes. They have rarely been asked to bail out … More The Cost of Support