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The Economist

  • Android, iPad
  • Free
  • age 18+

About The Economist

We are aware that users with Jelly Bean tablets (such as Nexus 7 and Nexus 10) are experiencing force closes. Please accept our apologies, we are working on a Jelly Bean compatible version. Thank you for your patience in the meantime.

The best way to read The Economist on your Android device.

The app is free to download and includes free access to the editor’s highlights - a weekly selection of six must-read articles from each week’s edition of The Economist.

Digital and print subscribers to The Economist receive unrestricted access to each week’s full print edition.

• Each week’s issue available from 9pm London time each Thursday
• Download each issue to your device to read without an internet connection
• Switch easily between reading and listening with The Economist in audio
• Store and access back issues
• Purchase single issues in app
• Subscribe from within the app for full access to The Economist on Android tablets, Android smartphones, iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry PlayBook and
• Share articles via e-mail, Twitter and Facebook

The Economist on Android operates on ICS tablets, Android phones and small and medium tablets running OS 2.x

The Economist is a weekly international news and business publication, offering clear reporting, commentary and analysis on world current affairs, business, finance, science and technology, culture, society, media and the arts.

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Android, iPad




In-App Purchases - No


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