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Tag: the economist

Very well

My visit in the UK comes at a very good moment, when Italy’s reputation abroad is at one of its highest peaks.


No stress

The Economist’s Advent calendar is a countdown of the year’s most popular graphics and charts from The Economist. Days 21’s chart looks at stereotypes of European countries. On these very fundamental issues one cannot stop appreciating the very broad consensus we have reached in Europe, especially on Germans and Italians.



This newspaper would stick with the devil it knows, and re-elect him

I was waiting for it, it is out now, it is compelling as expected.


Tonight’s presidential debate will be the final one. Then the valzer of the endorsements will begin. I am really curious to find out which of the candidates the Economist is going to endorse.