The United States: The US and global economic growth rates are highly correlated.
United Kingdom: Here is a visual comparison of Boris Johnson’s vs. Theresa May’s Brexit plans.
Emerging Markets: Brazil’s service sector continues to expand.
Commodities: Steel scrap prices keep sinking as China stops imports.
Global Developments: Across advanced economies, high household debt has constrained spending.
Food for Thought: Maternity care financed by Medicaid:
Edited by Devon Lall
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