$137.8B U.S. ad spend for top 200 advertisers
The company attributed the gain to “strong circulation growth of The Economist to record levels and success in the group’s other businesses.”
Revenue increased 17% to $510 million. The Economist’s worldwide circulation grew 6.4% to 1,390,780, according to the July-December 2008 Audit Bureau of Circulations report. The magazine’s circulation in India was up 37%.