Edited in London since 1843, The Economist
is a weekly international news and business publication, offering clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs, business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts. As noted on its contents page, The Economist's goal is to "take part in a severe contest between intelligence, which presses forward, and an unworthy, timid ignorance obstructing our progress." Printed in five countries, worldwide circulation is now over one million, and The Economist is read by more of the world's political and business leaders than any other magazine.
The Economist onlineThe Economist online is a premier source for the analysis of global business and current affairs. It includes the full editorial from The Economist's print edition. The site also features a growing range of unique web-only content such as daily news analysis and columns, online debates, podcasts, Correspondent's Diary, Cities Guides for business travellers and articles on business education and management reading. There are also blogs focussing on economics and on American and European politics, and a full audio edition of The Economist. Economist.com also offers a variety of research tools, including an archive of articles dating back to 1997. The World In...
The Economist's annual compilation of forecasts, The World In... examines the critical issues that will shape the year ahead. Journalists from The Economist, prominent politicians and luminaries from the world of business offer their considered predictions on business, politics and technology.
Intelligent Life, the lifestyle cousin of The Economist, relaunched as a quarterly magazine in September 2007. Intelligent Life covers the things that the intellectually curious value in their private lives, from travel and food, to philanthropy and health and from fashion and shopping, to design and the arts. Eclectic and engaging, bursting with insights and anecdotes, packed with people and their stories and ideas, Intelligent Life ranges far, following the mantra "knowledge is pleasure".
Economist ConferencesEconomist Conferences is the leading provider of international forums for senior executives seeking new insights into strategic issues. These meetings include industry conferences, management events and government roundtables held around the world. Each meeting organised by Economist Conferences delivers objective and informed analysis. Meetings provide unusually high-level forums where senior executives can gain insights, exchange views and compare strategies. Economist Corporate Network
Economist Corporate Network is The Economist Group’s business intelligence, briefing and networking service for senior executives. Its members benefit directly from our insight on economic and business trends in emerging markets and from access to a wide network of peers and analysts.
Economist BooksThe Economist publishes titles that cover a broad range of subjects: the handy Pocket Series on regional data; management themes; Essential Guides; and reference titles that delve deeper into specialist subjects. Economist DiariesFirst published in 1949 and designed to support the business executive, the Economist collection of diaries and leather-bound business gifts is designed to bring organisation and composure to a hectic world. Economist Store
The Economist Store is The Economist Group's online retail business. It stocks Economist books, diaries and business accessories as well as back issues of The Economist and the audio editions. The Economist Shop can be accessed online at www.economistshop.com
Rights and Syndication
Our Rights and Syndication business resells The Economist's intellectual property, its content, around the world. Articles from The Economist are re-published in 50 countries and in 25 different languages. They appear in both print and electronic media. Customers range from publishers of educational textbooks to Japanese daily newspapers.