Business Research Database Blog Series: The Economist

The Emory community has access to a wealth of business research databases. This series highlights many of these great resources, including content and the best applications for classes and career prep.

What You Will Find

The Economist, a weekly international magazine features articles in print and digital format including special reports, global business news, podcasts, and more additional content unique to the On the website, browse the Weekly Edition section to review the current edition of the magazine as well as archived articles in the ‘Browse all editions’ section dating back to 1997.
The Economist Home Page

Use for Class Projects

The Economist is a highly respected source of global business news and insights, it strives to keep readers well informed about news developments throughout the world. It prioritizes news in regions highlighted in its print and digital editions including trends in industries like finance, business, and economics. Utilizing sources like The Economist is a great way to provide credible information for your research.

Use for Interview Prep

The Economist is a great way to keep up with trends in your career of interest, which can be extremely helpful for your interview preparation. The magazine prides itself on its editorial philosophy and practices. The magazine pushes to create news content based upon facts, analysis, briefings, and special reports to create the unique perspective they have been known for since its founding in 1843.

Additional Business Resources

You can also use the Business Research Guide to locate additional business resources, locate tips for how to use them, and understand which are best for your specific research needs. 


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