The Economist, Volume 432, Number 9152, July 20th-26th 2019

New York: The Economist Newspaper Limited. 2019. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. 76 pages, including covers. Illustrations (some in color). The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London. Continuous publication began under its founder James Wilson in September 1843. In 2015, its average weekly circulation was a little over 1.5 million, about half of which were sold in the United States. For the year to March 2016, the Economist Group declared operating profit of £61m. The Economist takes an editorial stance of classical and economic liberalism that supports free trade, globalization, free immigration and cultural liberalism. The publication has described itself as "a product of the Caledonian liberalism of Adam Smith and David Hume". It claims an audience containing many influential executives and policy-makers. The publication's CEO described this recent global change, which was first noticed in the 1990s and accelerated in the beginning of the 21st century as a "new age of Mass Intelligence" The cover story is "The Next 50 Years in Space. From page 3: "A new age of space exploration is beginning. It will need the rule of law and a system of arms control to thrive: leader, page 9. Attacking satellites is increasingly attractive. It could also be very dangerous: briefing, page 18. Space is commercializing. The legal systems needs to catch up, page 50. There is renewed interest in returning people to the Moon. This time it might actually happen, page 65. Other articles address asylum rules, trade wars, Democracy, European Commission, contraception, President Trump, Civil Liberties, Migrants, and Ebola. Condition: Very good.

Keywords: Space Exploration, Arms Control, Anti-Satellite, Space Commercialization, Space Law, Civil Liberties, Donald Trump, Migrants, Ebola

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