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A look ahead to The World in 2021


Dec 1, 2020 03:44 PM

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Tom Standage
Deputy editor and editor of The World in 2021 @The Economist
Tom Standage is deputy editor of The Economist and editor of the yearly “The World in..” series. He is also responsible for the newspaper’s digital strategy and the development of new digital products, including Espresso and Economist Films. He joined The Economist as science correspondent in 1998 and was subsequently appointed technology editor, business editor and digital editor. He is the author of six history books, including “Writing on the Wall” (2013), “The Victorian Internet” (1998) and “A History of the World in 6 Glasses” (2005). He studied engineering and computing at Oxford University and has written for other publications including the New York Times, Daily Telegraph, Guardian and Wired, taking a particular interest in the internet’s cultural and historical significance.
Sacha Nauta
Public policy editor @The Economist
Sacha Nauta is the public policy editor for The Economist. She writes across the paper about societal change, looking particularly at how issues around gender and diversity are reshaping business, finance and economics as well as society at large. She previously wrote for the finance, business, international and Europe sections. Before joining The Economist, she worked at the United Nations in New York and at Her Majesty’s Treasury in London, where she worked on public spending and European budget negotiations. Ms. Nauta holds an MA/MSc in history of international relations from the LSE.