Daniel Franklin

The Economist

Bio

Daniel Franklin has been executive editor of The Economist since 2006 and was appointed to executive and diplomatic editor in 2018. He is also editor of the The Economist's annual publication, ""The World in…,"" which focuses on the year ahead.

Featured Work

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APR 17, 2017 Podcast

Megatech: Technology in 2050

In this insightful interview, "Economist" executive editor Daniel Franklin discusses driverless cars, gene-editing, artificial intelligence, and much more. Are we entering an "accelerando" stage of ...