Current Bentley University students, faculty and staff members have free access to the Economist website. Users can also use their mobile devices to access The Economist.
The Economist provides global reporting and analysis on economics, business, geopolitics, technology, and culture. Briefings, Special Reports and over 20 years of archived back issues are also available. Note: Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) data is not included in this subscription.
Enjoy your economist.com access!
The Economist app is available for iOS and Android. To download the free app, visit https://www.economist.com/get-the-app.
Why can’t I log in?
Make sure that you are entering your full Bentley University email address when logging in. Other potential causes may be:
Why am I asked to login on some occasions and not others?
Your browser cache or history may have cleared itself. Go to economist.com and log back in.
The economist.com website subscription allows access to breaking news as well as blogs and other online content not included in the Bentley Library databases while the databases allow more powerful searching capabilities.
Students, staff and faculty who wish to use The Economist for research might find searching in our databases useful:
The Bentley Library also offers print issues of The Economist which can be read in the library.
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Research Consultations are scheduled one-on-one meetings with a reference librarian. You can also schedule these consultations for a small group. Consultations usually last 30 minutes and take place during Reference Librarian Hours as listed above. 48 hours advanced notice required.
Research Guides are resources created by Bentley Librarians to guide you through research. These guides will contain a map of best bet resources of where to find information and search tips to make the research process easier. A research guide may include a list of relevant databases to search in, suggested search terms, recommended book titles, lists of websites, and more. Browse our list of Research Guides to see if one has been created for your class, a subject area, or a topic you are researching.
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