The Daily Shot Brief – July 18th, 2019



The United States: State and local government employment as a share of the total US workforce is at the lowest level in decades.

Source: Wells Fargo Securities


The Eurozone: This chart shows employment growth for France, Germany, and Italy vs. the rest of the Eurozone.

Source: Scotiabank Economics


Credit: Let’s start with the amount outstanding of leveraged loans and high-yield bonds.

Source: BCA Research


Global Developments: Central banks are succumbing to political pressure.



Source: Carola Binder, Haverford College, h/t Torsten Slok, Deutsche Bank; Read full article


Food for Thought: Damage caused by toddlers:

Source: Statista

Edited by Joseph N Cohen


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