Speaker - John Micklethwait

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John Micklethwait is Editor-in-Chief of The Economist. Before that he edited the US section of the newspaper (1999 - 2006) and ran the New York Bureau for two years, having edited the Business Section of the newspaper for the previous four years. His other roles have included setting up The Economist's office in Los Angeles, where he worked from 1990 - 1993 and being Media Correspondent.

He has covered business and politics from the United States, Latin America, Continental Europe, Southern Africa and most of Asia. He is a frequent broadcaster and has appeared on CNN, ABC News, BBC, Start the Week and NPR. He is the co-author of The Witch Doctors, A Future Perfect: the Challenge and Hidden Promise of Globalisation, The Company: A Short History of a Revolutionary Idea and The Right Nation, a study of conservatism in America, with Adrian Wooldridge, also an Economist journalist.

6 Programs

A Skype Interview with Hu Shuli

10.27.11 | 00:14:42 min | 0 comments

The Rearview Mirror: A Critique of Public Policy

10.26.11 | 01:04:38 min | 1 comment

An Interview with Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney

10.26.11 | 00:26:33 min | 1 comment

Buttonwood Gathering Welcome Remarks by John Micklethwait

10.26.11 | 00:10:46 min | 0 comments

The View from Abroad

02.06.07 | 01:19:34 min | 0 comments

Uncommon Knowledge: John Micklethwait

02.05.07 | 00:43:04 min | 0 comments