Scott Kessler

Internet-equity analyst for Standard and Poor's

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Internet-equity analyst for Standard & Poor’s

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It's a big-money edition of The Business.  In a world where video-sharing site  YouTube   sells for $1.6 billion  and Fox President  Peter Chernin  is paid $43 million, is it any…

Executive Pay; $1.6 Billion for YouTube

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