23 episodes

For over 175 years, The Economist has provided fair, rigorous, and mind-stretching analysis for a globally curious audience. This podcast, from The Economist Intelligence Unit, builds on that legacy by providing perspectives for industry and management to understand how the world is changing, and how that creates opportunities to be seized, and risks to be managed.
Each episode will draw on the expertise of our editors, and other thought leaders to examine insights from our global programmes of research and events, taken from a uniquely asian perspective.
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For over 175 years, The Economist has provided fair, rigorous, and mind-stretching analysis for a globally curious audience. This podcast, from The Economist Intelligence Unit, builds on that legacy by providing perspectives for industry and management to understand how the world is changing, and how that creates opportunities to be seized, and risks to be managed.
Each episode will draw on the expertise of our editors, and other thought leaders to examine insights from our global programmes of research and events, taken from a uniquely asian perspective.
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    Pride and Prejudice: The next chapter of progress

    Pride and Prejudice: The next chapter of progress

    In pride month, senior editor Naka Kondo and managing editor Michael Gold have a virtual watercooler chat about Pride and Prejudice, a research by The Economist Intelligence Unit on LGBT rights.


    Read the Pride and Prejudice report.
     
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    • 19 min
    Turning the tide on ocean plastic

    Turning the tide on ocean plastic

    On World Oceans Day, senior editor Naka Kondo speaks to Tom Peacock-Nazil and Oli Kade from Seven Clean Seas about tackling the problems of plastic pollution in the ocean.

    Relevant links:
    Back to Blue, The Economist Group and The Nippon Foundation's multi-year initiative on pollution and ocean health.
    The Economist Group's World Ocean Initiative
    Seven Clean Seas
     
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    • 24 min
    Vaccine diplomacy in Asia

    Vaccine diplomacy in Asia

    In this episode, senior editor Jason Wincuinas speaks to Global Forecasting Director of The Economist Intelligence Unit, Agathe Demarais, about recently published report on China and Russia’s vaccine diplomacy efforts across Asia.


    Read the vaccine diplomacy article or download report.
     
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    • 31 min
    Healthcare sustainability

    Healthcare sustainability

    In this episode, senior editor Jason Wincuinas speaks to Rohit Sahgal, EIU's principal for global health in Asia about the sustainability of healthcare ecosystems.


    Get more perspectives from our healthcare and sustainability coverage.
     
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    • 23 min
    China's food future

    China's food future

    In this episode, senior editor Jason Wincuinas speaks to EIU consultant Michael Frank and senior analyst Ritu Bhandari, about recently published research on China’s food safety, security and sustainability.


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    • 33 min
    Is cybersecurity a digital skill?

    Is cybersecurity a digital skill?

    The CIOs' views on talent, remote work and secure computing in Asia - episode sponsored by IBM
    The days of spreadsheets as the core of digital skills companies wanted in a workforce are in their sunset. The question now is what skills corporate leaders think will fade, grow or remain the same as far as staff needs and have they thought about digital security as well as talent or toolsets? Shirin Hamid, Director General of the Asian Development Bank’s Information Technology Department and Andrew Henderson, Chief Information Officer for Westpac in New Zealand join the podcast to speak about their experiences and foresight as Chief Technology Officers in Asia-Pacific.


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    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

garrekds ,

Not great delivery

The topic for this podcast is very interesting. It’s too bad that the host sounds like he doesn’t have any experience in front of a microphone before. The delivery needs to be a lot better. The other Economist podcasts are much better quality.

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