The Economist - 06 октября 2018
Год выпуска: октябрь 2018
Автор: The Economist Newspaper and The Economist Group
Издательство: «The Economist Newspaper Ltd»
Формат: PDF (журнал на английском языке)
Количество страниц: 82
Описание: An increasingly wealthy China has designs on Europe. How should Europe respond? Leader, page 11. Chinese investment in Europe is growing; so is its influence. The European Union is taking notice at last, page 18. It was hypocrisy for America to "welcome" China's rise. Yet honesty may be worse: Chaguan,page 56.
Theresa May clings on as prime minister, but a crowd of contenders is waiting for her to fall, page 21. All the energy at the Conservative Party conference was with the hard Brexiteers: Bagehot, page 28.
The hollowed-out Democratic Party tries to regain control of state legislatures, page 35. A once-dominant Republican governor stumbles, page 38. The Texas Senate race is the most i nteresti ng contest of 2018, page 39. Four more states could curb gerrymandering politicians, page 37.
Its renegotiation is a relief—but not a success: leader, page 14. All three members of the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement are hailing a win-win deal. The reality is depressingly different, page 41.
The danger has not yet passed for victims of the earthquake and tsunami, page 49.
The gig economy
How governments should deal with the rise of short-term work: leader, page 12. The worries about gig-economy workers are mostly overblown, page 66. Amazon raises the minimum wage in America and Britain, page 36.
John Flannery could not reverse the mistakes of former chiefs rapidly enough. Will Larry Culp do better? Page 59.
Two articles look at school bullying—first in its age-old, physical variety and then its digital form, page 57.