The Economist - 13 августа 2016
Год выпуска: август 2016
Автор: The Economist Newspaper and The Economist Group
Издательство: «The Economist Newspaper Ltd»
Формат: PDF (журнал на английском языке)
Количество страниц: 76
Описание: Science is getting to grips with ways to slow ageing. Rejoice, as long as the side-effects can be managed: leader, page 9. The fight to cheat death is hotting up, pages 16-18. Silicon Valley's geeks are trying to turn themselves into jocks: Schumpeter, page 54.
Trump on the economy
His plan to make America rich is thoughtless and dangerous: leader, page 10. Why his message appeals to some poorer Americans, page 67. The Democratic nominee is starting to look unbeatable, page 25.
Congress's failure to deal with America's burgeoning wild-horse population is a lesson in bad government: Lexington, page 32.
Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines' new president, fights crime by shooting first and asking questions later: leader, page 10. Fulfilling a brutal campaign promise, page 19.
Punitive laws intended to spare children from sexual assault too often end up making them less safe: leader, page 13. The first step in preventing abuse is understanding its causes, page 46.
An investment guru is not the model for how to reform America's economy, page 49.
The end of cash
Some Europeans love their cards, but others are surprisingly attached to notes and coins, page 57.
Upping the volts from 12 to 48 will make hybrid cars a lot cheaper, page 63.