The Economist – World News, Politics, Economics, Business & Finance

What I am reading: Tell us what you think of Economist.com Leave feedback Need assistance with your subscription? Contact us Published since September 1843 to take part in “a…, The Economist – World News, Politics, Economics, Business & Finance, http://www.economist.com/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Data is giving rise to a new economy

What I am reading: AN OIL refinery is an industrial cathedral, a place of power, drama and dark recesses: ornate cracking towers its gothic pinnacles, flaring gas its stained…, Data is giving rise to a new economy, http://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21721634-how-it-shaping-up-data-giving-rise-new-economy, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

More professionalism, less populism: How voting makes us stupid, and what to do about it | Brookings Institution

What I am reading: For several generations, political reform and rhetoric have been entirely one-directional: always more direct democracy, never less. The general belief holds…, More professionalism, less populism: How voting makes us stupid, and what to do about it | Brookings Institution, https://www.brookings.edu/research/more-professionalism-less-populism-how-voting-makes-us-stupid-and-what-to-do-about-it/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Welcome to Weimar

What I am reading: ‘I cannot take the other culture with a spoon and eat it and get it inside me.’ ‘We thought we were coming to a free country, and here is this guy telling us…, Welcome to Weimar, https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/04/28/world/europe/weimar-germany-syrian-refugees.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Caring for Your Introvert

What I am reading: Do you know someone who needs hours alone every day? Who loves quiet conversations about feelings or ideas, and can give a dynamite presentation to a big…, Caring for Your Introvert, http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2003/03/caring-for-your-introvert/2696/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Signaling

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Shuffle off, Bollywood: it’s time for Tollywood and Kollywood

What I am reading: ALL you need for a movie is a girl, a gun, lots of singing, melodrama and never-ending dance sequences. Or so a big chunk of the Indian audience believes. But…, Shuffle off, Bollywood: it’s time for Tollywood and Kollywood, http://www.economist.com/news/business/21722222-baahubali-2-conclusion-putting-film-making-southern-india-map-shuffle, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,