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Magazines and Blogs


Tip The Economist (UK) -

Weekly newspaper that offers insights on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them.

Harvard Business Review (US) -

Monthly publication that covers a wide range of topics in the area of management and innovation.

McKinsey Insights (US) -

Find out what the consultant firm is thinking on the issues that matter most in business and management.


Tip IMF Blog -

Features the views of IMF economists and officials on pressing issues in the global economy.

Freakonomics (US) -

Blog created as a result of the book Freakonomics: a book about cheating teachers, bizarre baby names, and crack-selling mama’s boys.

Marginal Revolution (US) -

In their blog, economists Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok focus on current events as well as on newly released reports and books.

Project Syndicate (CZ, US) -

Commentaries by experts, political thinkers, activists and academics on a wide range of topics, available in different languages.

Bank Underground (UK) -

A blog written by staff at the Bank of England.

mainly macro (UK) -

In his blog, Oxford Professor Simon Wren-Lewis focuses on current macroeconomic issues in Europe and the US.

The Undercover Economist (UK) -

Tim Harford's long-running column reveals the economic ideas behind everyday experiences.

VoxEU – Blogs & Reviews (UK) -

A collection of blog posts and book reviews from leading economists from around the world.

Greg Mankiw’s Blog (US) -

Random Observations for Students of Economics: Mankiw uses this blog to share his view on economic issues.

The Economist explains (UK) -

Subjects topical and timeless, profound and peculiar, explained with The Economist's trademark clarity and brevity.

The Grumpy Economist -

This is a blog of news, views, and commentary, from a humorous free-market point of view.