The Economist


The Economist is a internationally reputed weekly magazine owned by the Economist Group. The Economist primary focus is world events, politics and business, but it also runs regular sections on science and technology.

What makes The Economist unique?

  • Smart guide to the forces that shape future
  • Trusted filter on world affairs
  • Advocacy for positive change
  • Global perspective
  • Quality content

It is the combination of all five that represents true strength.

Benefits to subscribers of The Economist:

The Economist is the worldwide number one newsweekly with a global footprint in over 207 countries, and weekly readership of over 5.2 million*.It is therefore a must-read publication for all progressive thinkers

Help your academic organisation to have the edge by:

  • Informing research work
  • Gaining and maintaining qualitative insights into global contexts and market dynamics. Main topics covered: World Politics, Business & Finance, Economics, Science & Technology and Culture
  • Providing a resource to students to equip them for the outside world
  • Investing in students, an additional academic benefit for them
  • Encouraging higher performance and results in exams

Economist Education

The Economist, read by leaders,valued by more than 1.5 million

With 1.5 million subscribers, The Economist is firmly established as one of the world’s most influential publications.

For more than 175 years, we have covered and interpreted the most important global issues with authoritative analysis and prescient opinion.

Our journalism is a guide for a changing world, enabling a global audience to understand today and prepare for tomorrow.