An immersive historical account of a fascinating and important untold story
What is the right relationship between the law and politics, judges and politicians?
When the art of government itself is changing, the old political divisions no longer make sense. Join organisation expert Jaideep Prabhu on a tour of…
A compelling thought experiment that will lead to hours of fruitful debate
In this classic study of European colonialism, Albert Memmi examines the psychological effects of colonial ideology and system on both the colonizer a…
A leading academic exposes the historical and cultural contexts which allow political strongmen to thrive
Another bestselling collection of astonishing explainers from The Economist
Packed full of information yet always entertaining. From text messages and plastic bags to wars and volcanoes, How Bad Are Bananas? has the carbon ans…
The Booker Prize-shortlisted author on how staying optimistic can make our world better
An international bestseller, the first climate book that doesn't leave the reader depressed: realistic and hopeful, witty and clarifying
Eye-opening, moving, and crafted with expert research, this is a vital journey of epic scope, across the world's most challenging new frontiers
A new and gripping investigation into the rise of the virtual velvet rope economy
This startling history of secret psychological operations traces the century-long rise of organized deception from the Russian Revolution to contempor…
A breezy, bracingly irreverent introduction to the founders of economics – how they lived, what they thought, what they got wrong and which of their i…
An exuberant work of popular history: why something as seemingly mundane as an address can save lives or serve the powerful
Polarisation is often invoked as proof that our societies are broken but what if it's really the system working as intended?
A new theory of economic growth, putting individual firms' investment decisions in the central role
The full story of the most successful organisation in the history of sport
A panoramic history of trade, industry and economic thought, from prehistoric times to the present.
From a top Economist journalist, an all-new guide to the world's conflicts – recent, current and future