The expansion comes at a time in which we’re seeing a dramatic number of mergers and acquisitions, especially in the Internet space, so there’s plenty to cover. DealBook will be edited by Andrew Ross Sorkin, the Times’ chief mergers and acquisitions reporter.
It looks to me like a case of inventory-building for a successful product, in that they’d be able to offer advertisers more, and perhaps more innovative, ad space, in the Web property. Also, of course, a play to better compete with the Journal for audience.
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