Tagged: The Economist

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Micklethwait: Why I am optimistic

John Micklethwait, who is leaving his position as editor of The Economist to become editor in chief at Bloomberg, writes about why he is optimistic about the future of economics journalism. Micklethwait writes, “As...

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How The Economist picked its new editor

Gideon Litchfield, a former Economist staffer who now works at Quartz, writes about how the British magazine selected its new editor, Zanny Minton-Beddoes. Litchfield was one of 13 people who applied for the position....


Economist names first woman editor

Zanny Minton Beddoes, the business affairs editor of The Economist, has been named the editor of the weekly business magazine, the first female at the top spot of the 172-year-old publication. She replaces John...