26 episodes

For over 175 years, The Economist has provided fair, rigorous, and mind-stretching analysis for a globally curious audience. This podcast, from Economist Impact, 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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    • 3.9 • 7 Ratings

For over 175 years, The Economist has provided fair, rigorous, and mind-stretching analysis for a globally curious audience. This podcast, from Economist Impact, 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.
Subscribe now to Asia Perspectives to make sure you never miss an episode.

    Now for Next Podcast #2: Fostering a digital ecosystem

    Now for Next Podcast #2: Fostering a digital ecosystem

    Now for Next Podcast #2: Fostering a digital ecosystem - episode sponsored by Google
    In this episode, our editor speaks to Vipin Sondhi, Managing Director and CEO at Ashok Leyland, and Arindam Bhattacharya, Managing Director & Senior Partner at BCG, about the importance of a strong digital ecosystem in India, the role of businesses in fostering one, the challenges faced by startups and companies’ motivations in supporting them.

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    • 27 min
    Back to Blue - an ocean health and sustainability initiative

    Back to Blue - an ocean health and sustainability initiative

    In this episode, senior editor Naka Kondo speaks to Charles Goddard, editorial director, about Back to Blue, an ocean health initiative by The Economist Group and The Nippon Foundation.


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    • 18 min
    Now for Next podcast #1: The digital imperative in India

    Now for Next podcast #1: The digital imperative in India

    Now for Next podcast #1: The digital imperative in India - episode sponsored by Google
    In the first of a four-part series, Charles Ross, Principal of Policy and Insights at The Economist Group speaks to two business leaders in India - S N Subrahmanyan, CEO & MD at Larsen & Toubro, and Gopal Sarma, Senior Partner at Bain & Company, to understand the impact the pandemic has had on business leaders in India, and how it has shaped their growth strategy, particularly in relation to digital.


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    • 28 min
    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.


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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.


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    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

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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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