The Economist Historical Archive


The Economist is the most well-known economic journal on the world. The Economist Historical Archive provides researchers with quick access to:

  • editorials, news, commentary and letters that afford insight into British, European, American, and world affairs
  • highly regarded country reports, industry reports, supplements, and surveys that offer the ability to track regional trends and forecasts.
  • special surveys and supplements on countries and industries that offer perspectives on markets and geographies
  • with the full-text search capabilities, students and scholars can conduct research on all the great events of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

The archive is accessible as a complete dataset of files on a network drive. Both the individual scanned pages of the journal and the recognized text structured for machine processing in XML format are available. The resource can be made available on request from SIC ECON MUNI - write to

A sample image and XML text are available on the document server.

Additional information
Additional information
  • Category: licensed resource
  • Language: English
  • Contact person: Mgr. Pavla Rimešová
  • Last modified: 9.2.2024 13:32:23