The Economist

The Economist’s assisted dying film is as crazy as a jihadi video

26 November 2015 10:01

Because, it says, of its ‘liberal values and respect for human dignity’, the Economist has put out a film about…

The Economist under fire over Egypt advertorial

11 August 2015 9:55

If reports that Pearson will soon sell their stake in the Economist magazine are to be believed, Mr S hopes that…

George Osborne hires Economist journalist to chair Council of Economic Advisers

30 July 2015 13:32

George Osborne has recruited Richard Davies, The Economist’s economics editor, to replace Rupert Harrison as chair of the Council of Economic Advisers,…

Alan Rusbridger insists he will have no say on his successor at the Guardian

6 February 2015 13:15

The FT’s Lucy Kellaway likened the sycophantic Twitter response from Guardian journalists to Alan Rusbridger’s resignation as their editor to the…

The Economist beats the Guardian to appoint its first female editor

22 January 2015 18:19

With the Guardian still to name their new editor-in-chief, the Economist has thrown down the gauntlet by appointing their first female editor. Zanny Minton Beddoes…

It’s perpetually grim up north — or is it?

12 October 2013 19:46

Should the government simply give up on Middlesbrough, Burnley, Hartlepool and Hull? In a leader titled City slickers, The Economist…

The Economist, Guardian, New York Times and The Age are wrong about Kevin Rudd

2 September 2013 9:33

The Economist magazine is beginning to look a lot like the Guardian, the New York Times and the Age in…

Chris Lockwood to join new Number 10 policy unit

29 April 2013 20:16

Downing Street has pulled off a coup with the recruitment of Chris Lockwood, the US editor of The Economist, to…

An independent Scotland could pay its own way

14 April 2012 14:04

The Economist has some fun with Scotland this week, running a cover suggesting my motherland would go bust if it…