What's NewWhich country will be the best one to be born in during 2013? Find out in The World in 2013, from The Economist. This update includes a fresh selection of articles, on subjects from wearable computers to corporate fads, and a look at how The World in 2013's predictions have fared so far.
App DescriptionThis app offers a selection of articles and forecasts from The World in 2013 print edition. It also includes video interviews with some of the contributors and from half a dozen cities around the world. And it assembles snapshots of people, events and data to watch in 2013. It offers a glimpse of things that will happen in the next 12 months.
The World in 2013, the latest in The Economist’s annual collection of predictions, identifies and explores the issues that will shape the year ahead. With a mixture of analysis with wit, journalists from The Economist join luminaries from the worlds of politics, business and science in offering forecasts for 2013, a year that will be particularly important for America’s fiscal future, for China’s new leadership and for Europe’s efforts to emerge from crisis. Triskaidekaphobiacs (those who fear the number 13) will have much to worry about, but everyone will smile on March 20th—the first official international happiness day.
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