Winners of the Young Economist of the Year 2019 04 Oct 2019. Once again we have had a fantastic response to our Young Economist of the Year competition, with nearly 1300 submissions from schools across the country. Thank you to everyone who submitted essays.
The Economist’s Open Future initiative was begun last year to make the case for political, economic and social freedoms at a time when these values are under assault. We want this exploration of ideas to involve our critics as well as our supporters. As part of the initiative we are holding an essay contest. It is open to people between 16.