The Economist - 1 февраля 2020
Год выпуска: февраль 2020
Автор: The Economist Newspaper and The Economist Group
Издательство: «The Economist Newspaper Ltd»
Формат: PDF (журнал на английском языке)
Количество страниц: 76
How bad will it get?
The coronavirus is likely to become a pandemic. That need not be as catastrophic as it sounds,page 9. How do you contain an epidemic? Page 36. China's semi- quarantine will hurt growth at home and abroad, page 37. Xi Jinping wants to be both feared and loved by the Chinese people. The coronavirus may change that: Chaguan, page 35.
Britain after Brexit
As Boris Johnson pilots Britain into uncharted waters, he needs a lodestar. Liberalism offers one, page 10. A weakened Britain hopes to draw strength from its alliance with the United States: briefing, page 17. Britain will diverge from EU regulation. There will be costs and benefits, page 48. The Tories need to put the genie of English nationalism back in the bottle: Bagehot, page 52.
Trump's one-sided peace plan
His proposal highlights the need for new leadership on all sides, page 11. It may not bring peace, but it could still have a lasting effect, page 39.
Private markets — a dangerous obsession
When an idea is universally held in finance it often pays to be cautious. Right now almost everyone believes that private markets are better than public ones, page 61.
The problem with puberty blockers
Drugs offered to transgender children need to be used more cautiously, page 12. Some American lawmakers seek a ban, page 21.