Cover image of Tasting menu from Economist Radio
(5)
Overall

Tasting menu from Economist Radio

Updated 8 days ago

Overall
Read more

A selection of the tastiest morsels from The Economist's print edition, offering a pithy selection of our articles, audio and readers' feedback. Published every Monday on Economist Radio.

Read more

A selection of the tastiest morsels from The Economist's print edition, offering a pithy selection of our articles, audio and readers' feedback. Published every Monday on Economist Radio.

iTunes Ratings

5 Ratings
Average Ratings
5
0
0
0
0

iTunes Ratings

5 Ratings
Average Ratings
5
0
0
0
0

Listen to:

Cover image of Tasting menu from Economist Radio

Tasting menu from Economist Radio

Updated 8 days ago

Read more

A selection of the tastiest morsels from The Economist's print edition, offering a pithy selection of our articles, audio and readers' feedback. Published every Monday on Economist Radio.

Rank #1: Pick of our week: August 7th 2015

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: Pyongyang meets Manhattan, the sorry state of Middle East politics and furniture turns robotic For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Aug 07 2015

12mins

Play

Rank #2: Tasting Menu: Audio highlights from the December 3rd 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: America finds a new way to end a marriage, badly botched currency reform in India and the rise of AirBnB for dogs For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Dec 05 2016

14mins

Play

Rank #3: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the May 13th 2017 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: Mumbai plans the world’s tallest statue, the underlying maths of life and whether the English language will survive in the European Union For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

May 15 2017

11mins

Play

Rank #4: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the January 16th 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: unpacking the myths of marriage, why working in a tech startup isn’t all free lunches and bean bags and how pollution speeds up homing pigeons For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 15 2016

11mins

Play

Rank #5: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the January 23rd 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: why to be optimistic about podcasts, ranking of America’s university professors and the benefits of believing in divine retribution For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 22 2016

10mins

Play

Rank #6: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the April 22nd 2017 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: China pushes pedal power on its city streets, fast-food restaurants in Japan look for a little more sizzle and is Argentina’s flag the wrong shade of blue? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Apr 24 2017

10mins

Play

Rank #7: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the January 7th 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: Why sub-national currencies flounder, Europe’s toll crisis and China’s Shakespeare is thrust into the limelight For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 09 2017

11mins

Play

Rank #8: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the March 11th 2017 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: Quantum leaps for quantum physics, the fat cats of Istanbul and a decline in Britain’s youth crime For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Mar 13 2017

11mins

Play

Rank #9: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the February 4th 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: Cubans find a way to dodge a digital blockade, Japan struggles to encourage its people to gamble and the booming industry of pet healthcare For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Feb 06 2017

9mins

Play

Rank #10: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the February 11th 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: a big brother bust up in Nigeria, dodgy stats in North Korea and the film that pits online reviewers against the Chinese government For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Feb 13 2017

15mins

Play

Rank #11: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the February 16th 2019 edition

Podcast cover
Read more

After three decades in the wilderness, socialism is back. Millennial socialists offer a sharp critique of what has gone wrong in Western societies—are they right? Also, why atomic clocks, like wine, get better with age and government-sanctioned science fiction hits big screens in China. Anne McElvoy hosts

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Feb 18 2019

12mins

Play

Rank #12: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the April 21st 2018 edition

Podcast cover
Read more

The Republican party is organised around one man. Our cover story explains why Donald Trump’s takeover of the GOP is dangerous. Plus, the psychologist Steven Pinker launches our Open Future season with his case for radical optimism. And the cities where licence plates are more expensive than cars. Anne McElvoy hosts

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Apr 23 2018

12mins

Play

Rank #13: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the March 4th 2017 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: Mexico’s anti-corruption tour bus, Japan’s ultranationalist kindergarten and the medicinal benefits of dragon blood For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Mar 06 2017

11mins

Play

Rank #14: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from this week’s Economist

Podcast cover
Read more

This week: a blue period for China’s art market, a poison test for shellfish and a British political giant is laid to rest

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Oct 09 2015

9mins

Play

Rank #15: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the January 27th 2016 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: China’s new year goes global, how to make America date again and the case for rational compassion For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 31 2017

10mins

Play

Rank #16: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the November 24th 2018 edition

Podcast cover
Read more

In this week’s issue, why America is the exception to a global decline in suicides. Also, a glimpse of the future of flight and the extraordinary powers of Stan Lee, creator of superheroes. Josie Delap hosts

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Nov 26 2018

11mins

Play

Rank #17: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the October 16th, 2015 edition

Podcast cover
Read more
This week: job-pinching robots, the resurrection of flying boats and the peculiarity of ancient Romans For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Oct 16 2015

9mins

Play

Rank #18: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the January 5th 2019 edition

Podcast cover
Read more

As Donald Trump enters the second half of his first term, his luck may be about to change. Plus, the young economists to watch this decade. And should companies monitor their employees’ health? Anne McElvoy hosts

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Jan 07 2019

13mins

Play

Rank #19: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the September 23rd 2017 edition

Podcast cover
Read more

This week: Venezuela pushes rabbit as a food source, Russia celebrates a new national hero, and the pros and cons of the serial comma

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Sep 25 2017

13mins

Play

Rank #20: Tasting menu: Audio highlights from the September 16th 2017 edition

Podcast cover
Read more

This week: Japan adopts Western-style entertaining, Parisian drivers are under siege and how Germany’s election differs from that of America

For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Sep 18 2017

8mins

Play