The Economist - 22 сентября 2018
Год выпуска: сентябрь 2018
Автор: The Economist Newspaper and The Economist Group
Издательство: «The Economist Newspaper Ltd»
Формат: EPUB, PDF (журнал на английском языке)
Количество страниц: 96
Описание: Jair Bolsonaro would make a disastrous president for Brazil: leader, page 11. The election could save Latin America's biggest democracy, or sabotage it, page 18.
What system should Britain have after Brexit? Page 21. Many European countries interpret free movement more loosely than Britain does, page 22.
Fertility in Africa
Countries can bring down their birth rates without resorting to Asi an-style i lliberalism: leader, page 14. The continent's high birth rate is keeping it poor, page 41. Child marriage is proving stubbornly persistent, page 42. The number of extremely poor Africans is rising, page 65.
Hurricanes and typhoons
Climate change means more severe storms in both the Atlantic and the Pacific. But governments are getting better at preparing for them, page 52.
AI in Europe
It may be behind, but the European Union can influence the development of AI for the better—and not just at home: leader, page 12. Europe is gearing up to try to challenge the AI superpowers, America and China, page 55.
The trade war
America's tariffs on China have several goals—some of them unachievable: leader, page 12. The two economic superpowers are now embroiled in a proper trade war, page 62. How China's currency sets the tone in the foreign-exchange market: Buttonwood, page 64. The curious role of the Global Times: Chaguan, page 51.
The prime minister, Shinzo Abe, needs to set records for productivity, not just longevity: leader, page 13. During his last years in office, he has a lot to do, page 45.
Vaping is far healthier than smoking. That does not mean it is good for you, page 67.
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