Econoday Unplugged

Econoday’s economists look at the week’s important economic events.

A roundtable with Econoday’s top economic experts, Anne D. Picker, Jeremy Hawkins and Mark Pender, cover key events in Asia, Europe and the U.S. with special mention of what to look for in the coming week.

August 6, 2019
US-China Talks at New Low, Brexit Risk at New High

From cross-border trade to Brexit, Jeremy Hawkins and Mark Pender assess the rising intensity of global risks and their unfolding impact on currencies especially the Swiss franc and the yen. Global central bank policies are discussed as are the latest economic data including US employment.