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19 января, 22:15

Tracking America in the age of Trump

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DURING his first year as America’s president Donald Trump attempted to redefine what it means to be leader of the free world. He has seen White House staffers come and go; been embroiled in scandal; waged war against “fake news”; and offended friends and foes alike.

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19 января, 20:22

President Trump’s first year, through The Economist’s covers

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SATURDAY January 20th marks one year since Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th President of the United States. Over the intervening months the world has been forced to come to terms with—and repeatedly adjust to—having Mr Trump in the White House. His first 365 days have hurtled by like an out-of-control fairground ride.

19 января, 16:44

A false alert about an inbound missile sent Hawaiians reeling

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THE threat of nuclear holocaust, familiar to Americans who grew up during the cold war, is alien to most today. On Saturday January 13th fears of annihilation reemerged.

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18 января, 17:54

Return of the Mac

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The Economist’s Big Mac index gives a flavour of how far currency values are out of whack. It is based on the idea of purchasing-power parity, which says exchange rates should move towards the level that would make the price of a basket of goods the same everywhere.

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17 января, 20:32

How gender is (mis)represented in economics textbooks

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TEXTBOOKS are often contentious. In economics, most of the debate has been about how well the models they contain describe reality.

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16 января, 19:47

How car colours reflect Britain’s national sentiment

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CAR buyers are said to choose vehicles that reflect their personality. In Britain the colour may also reflect the national mood. In the late 1990s Britons bought cars in bright primary colours, perhaps mirroring the optimism of the early years of Tony Blair’s New Labour administration.

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15 января, 20:28

All the president’s tweets

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THE president’s dearest supporters and bitterest opponents are united in their wish that less attention be paid to his social-media habit. Stephen Miller, a policy adviser, and Sarah Sanders, the press secretary, have tried valiant defences, but many Republicans prefer to feign ignorance.

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12 января, 19:34

In Germany, online hate speech has real-world consequences

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IN AUGUST 2015 Heiko Maas, Germany’s justice minister, wrote an open letter to Facebook demanding better enforcement of the country’s laws against slander, defamation and hate speech. “The internet is not a lawless space where racist abuse and illegal posts can be allowed to flourish,” he told the social-networking giant.

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11 января, 21:43

Trust me, I’m a journalist

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ON JANUARY 17th Donald Trump will announce the inaugural winners of his “Fake News Awards”, presented to the “most biased and corrupt” organisation in America’s mainstream media. Since he took office nearly a year ago, Mr Trump has waged a war of words against what he perceives as unfair treatment by the news elite.

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10 января, 22:11

Teenagers are becoming much lonelier

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IN MANY ways, teenagers living in rich countries are far better off these days. Compared with teenagers ten or 15 years ago, they get on with their parents better, fight less, get pregnant less often and do less damage to their bodies by smoking or drinking heavily. More will go to university. But there is one big exception.

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09 января, 20:09

Measuring the Trump bump

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RARELY can the news media can make it even one day without Donald Trump dominating their coverage. Chartbeat, an analytics company that tracks online readership, provided The Economist with aggregated figures from some 8,000 publishers in 50 countries. About half the data come from English-speaking countries, and a quarter from Europe.

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08 января, 21:29

Are women in economics held to a higher standard than men?

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AT THE big annual shindig of American economists, held last week in Philadelphia, one line of research stood out: women in economics.