The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a weekly British journal of politics and economics. The Economist has been published in London since 1843. As a rule it supports the Conservative Party. It is intended mainly for businessmen. Circulation, more than 100,000 (1977).
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