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Selected articles from the audio edition of The Economist Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Selected articles from the audio edition of The Economist Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

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Selected articles from the audio edition of The Economist Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

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English


Episodes

Editor’s Picks: December 4th 2022

12/4/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, Xi Jinping’s zero-covid policy, why trustbusters should let Microsoft buy Activision Blizzard (11:44) and why emigration is in the air for Britons (16:38). To help us improve our podcasts, please fill out this short questionnaire: economist.com/epsurvey Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast....

Duration:00:25:11

Editor’s Picks: November 27th 2022

11/27/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, Europe’s crisis of energy and geopolitics, how crypto goes to zero (10:19) and the consequences of America’s success against organised crime (16:32) Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:25:06

Editor’s Picks: November 20th 2022

11/20/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, is this the end of crypto? Also, why Indonesia matters (11:00) and Glenn Youngkin’s unique approach to Trumpism (19:40) Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:28:33

Editor’s Picks: November 13th 2022

11/13/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, the Trump effect, (10:30) imagining peace in Ukraine and (18:00) should fans watch the World Cup in Qatar? Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:24:37

Editor’s Picks: November 6th 2022

11/6/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, climate policy is off target, (10:40) Qatar’s World Cup isn’t quite over the goal line and (18:35) why do people who worry about exams do worse? Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:22:53

Editor’s Picks: October 31st 2022

10/31/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, Rishi Sunak’s promise of stability is a low bar for Britain, (10:35) the risks of Bidenomics and (18:20) will Iran’s women win? Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:25:47

Editor’s Picks: October 24th 2022

10/24/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, the coming house-price slump, why Xi Jinping has no interest in succession planning (10:10) and how to make better use of antidepressants (19:29). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:24:30

Editor’s Picks: October 17th 2022

10/17/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, China’s next chapter, why emerging markets look unusually resilient (10:05) and why it is time to legalise cocaine (15:40). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:21:12

Editor’s Picks: October 10th 2022

10/10/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, the outlook for the world economy, how worried you should be about Elon Musk’s superpowers (12:50), and a study allays fears that covid vaccines harm menstrual cycles (16:50). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:23:08

Editor’s Picks: October 3rd 2022

10/3/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, Britain in crisis: how not to run a country. Also, how to make sense of China’s president (10:00), and why becoming a father shrinks your cerebrum (18:05). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:22:28

Editor’s Picks: September 26th 2022

9/26/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, a new-look Gulf, Vladimir Putin's partial mobilisation (10:45), and the Google-Meta advertising duopoly (15:00). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:26:15

Editor’s Picks: September 19th 2022

9/19/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, why the British monarchy matters, Vladimir Putin’s war is failing (10:31), and China’s property crisis hasn’t gone away (17:59). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:23:17

Editor’s Picks: September 12th 2022

9/12/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, the death of Elizabeth II marks the end of an era. Also, why Jair Bolsonaro poses a threat to Brazilian democracy (11:15), and Europe’s energy market in crisis (19:12). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:28:50

Editor’s Picks: September 5th 2022

9/5/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, the disunited states of America, why Britain can't build (9:15) and Pakistan’s worst floods in recent memory (17:05). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Editor’s Picks: August 29th 2022

8/29/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, are sanctions on Russia working? Plus, Joe Biden’s sweeping debt-forgiveness plan (10:00) and in defence of commuting (15:10). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:21:01

Editor’s Picks: August 22nd 2022

8/22/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, will Donald Trump run again? Also, the future of the Visa-Mastercard payments duopoly (9:35) and, what kind of prime minister will Britain get? (21:45) Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:30:59

Editor’s Picks: August 15th 2022

8/15/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, how to prevent a war between America and China over Taiwan, thanks to Vladimir Putin, Germany has woken up (10:20), and Britain’s summer of discontent (18:40). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:31:56

Editor’s Picks: August 8th 2022

8/8/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, MBS: despot in the desert, the era of big-tech exceptionalism may be over (49:05), and why it’s OK not to be perfect at work (55:30). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:01:01:33

Editor’s Picks: August 1st 2022

8/1/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, what happened to the Ukrainians who fled to Russia, how the sun is both our creator and destroyer (27:56), and how magicians won the attention economy (34:32). Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:01:13:53

Editor’s Picks: July 25th 2022

7/25/2022
A selection of three essential articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, why ESG should be boiled down to emissions, why the Tory leadership race should focus on Britain's growth challenge (10:00), and how software developers aspire to forecast who will win a battle (18:20) Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:33:48