The Economist - 29 сентября 2018
Год выпуска: сентябрь 2018
Автор: The Economist Newspaper and The Economist Group
Издательство: «The Economist Newspaper Ltd»
Формат: EPUB, PDF, MOBI (журнал на английском языке)
Количество страниц: 96
Описание: A movement sparked by an alleged rapist could be the most powerful force for equality since women's suffrage: leader, page 15. How America's political parties are coping with a swiftly changing culture, page 27. The #MeToo movement has raised awareness. But it has yet to have a lasting effect on the workplace, page 59.
Beneath the chaos of the Brexit talks, big ideas are forming that will shape Britain's next decade: leader, page 18. The world's oldest political party is under strain, page 23. Jeremy Corbyn isn't the outsider that both his friends and enemies believe him to be: Bagehot, page 55.
Its problems are mounting at home and abroad, page 37.
How the world should cope with its growing piles of rubbish: leader, page 16. Emerging economies are rapidly adding to the global pile of garbage. But solving the problem should be easier than dealing with other environmental harms, says Jan Piotrowski. See our special report after page 44.
Passports for sale
Flogging the right to citizenship and residence is fine, as long as ne'er-do-wells are weeded out: leader, page 16. It is a big business—and a controversial one, page 56.
Burial in China
As they once did to control births, officials use strong-arm tactics to curb burials, page 45.
The hunt for a new benchmark interest rate poses risks to financial stability: leader, page 17. Scandal and rickety economic foundations have undermined LIBOR. A scramble to replace it is under way, page 67.
The next few months mark the 100th anniversary of the peak of the 20th century's most deadly catastrophe, page 75. Flu's success owes much to its mutability, page 76.