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The Economist Asks
One question posed to a high-profile newsmaker, followed up with lively debate. Anne McElvoy hosts The Economist's chat show. Published every Thursday by Economist Podcasts.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.5 stars from 835 ratings
Excellent topical podcast
Superb debates, excellent guests and masterfully managed by the presenter. Thank you.
刚毅67 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 01/07/22
Richard Moore interview
I sincerely hope that the Director of MI6 has better things to do than checking politically-correct boxes to ensure that women, minorities and LGBQ people make up a specific percentage of the staff. If the national health service chose their operating team surgeons in a similar way, the field...Read full review »
Geoplanter via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 12/20/21
Informative and Entertaining
Anne McElvoy’s incisive questions and commentary are perfectly complemented by her mellifluous. soothing tone. A broad range of topics and a veritable catalogue of distinguished and knowledgeable guests.
PiGuy314 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 09/27/21
Recent Episodes
Published 01/13/22
The Broadway legend has entertained audiences for four decades. He tells Anne McElvoy why he combines acting and activism and how he became a late-life TikTok sensation. And the star of “Homeland” reveals the personal story that inspired him to highlight Europe’s refugee crisis. Also, he gives us...
Published 01/13/22
The new year presents President Biden with a raft of foreign-policy challenges – from Russian troops on Ukraine’s border, to an aggressive China in the Taiwan Strait. Host Anne McElvoy asks a leading geopolitical thinker how the United States will face the tests to its power in 2022. Plus, the...
Published 01/06/22
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