The United States: Some economists remain concerned about slowing business investment, especially as trade-related risks resurface.
The Eurozone: Capital Economics sees the Italian government budget deteriorating sharply next year, boosting bond yields.
Equities: Buybacks continue to prop up the stock market.
China: Here is the structure of China’s economy.
Global Developments: This scatterplot shows advanced economies’ exports vs. the GDP (exposure to trade vs. size).
Food for Thought: US teens’ favorite apparel brands:
Edited by Joseph N Cohen
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