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US Economics > US Economics Weekly — Dithering Fed still waiting for perfect conditionsCanada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Recovery from recession looking less clear cutLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil GDP (Q2)European Economics > European Economics Weekly — Euro-zone’s problems lie closer to home than ChinaThis article appears in multiple services — More “good” deflation to boost consumer recoveryEuropean Economics > European Data Response — EC Business & Consumer Survey (Aug.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — Asia to recover from disappointing second quarterEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Economic Sentiment Indicators (Aug.)This article appears in multiple services — GDP: Second Estimate & Expenditure Breakdown (Q2)European Economics > European Data Response — Swiss GDP (Q2)
UK Consumer > UK Consumer Data Response — GfK/NOP Consumer Confidence (Aug.)Australia & New Zealand Economics > Australia & New Zealand Economics Weekly — Glimmer of hope for investmentJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — Unemployment, Retail Sales, Household Spending Consumer Prices (Jul.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economics Update — Ukraine’s debt restructuring deal only a small step forwardEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Chart Book — Foreigners head for the exitsEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — EM growth lacklustre, but not collapsingEuropean Economics > European Economics Update — Danish bond issuance restarts, but rate hikes a long way offChina Economics > China Economics Update — Little chance of a Hong Kong de-peggingEuropean Economics > European Economics Update — Euro-zone Monetary Indicators Monitor (Jul.)European Economics > European Data Response — Spanish GDP (Q2 2nd est.)
Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Philippines GDP (Q2)Latin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Back in the spotlightAfrica Economics > Africa Economics Update — Nigeria: Structural issues, not oil prices, drag down growthUS Economics > US Data Response — Durable Goods (Jul.)UK Consumer > UK Consumer Data Response — CBI Distributive Trades Survey (Aug. & Q3)European Economics > European Economics Focus — Will labour reforms get France working again?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — What’s behind the apparent weakness in Egypt’s economy?Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Small Business Confidence (Aug.)China Economics > China Activity Monitor — No sign of crisis in latest activity dataAustralia & New Zealand Economics > RBA Watch — Chances of rate cuts diminishing, but not disappearing
Global Economics > Global Trade Monitor — Trade rebound suggests world economy is down but not outUS Economics > US Data Response — Conference Board Consumer Confidence (Aug.)US Economics > US Chart Book — US economy not at risk from modest China slowdownAfrica Economics > Africa Data Response — South Africa GDP (Q2)European Economics > European Data Response — German Ifo Survey (Aug) & GDP Breakdown (Q2)Canada Economics > Canada Economics Update — Sinking commodity prices more bad news for CanadaAustralia & New Zealand Economics > Australia & New Zealand Economics Update — Equity price falls don’t materially alter economic outlookChina Economics > China Economics Update — Panic about China is overblownEuropean Economics > European Economics Update — When will Finland’s unemployment rate start to fall?Africa Economics > Africa Watch — Nigeria: Oil not the only worry
Canada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Don’t bet on further big falls in the Canadian dollarGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — Flash PMIs (Aug.)European Economics > European Economics Weekly — Greek election adds to bailout implementation risksCanada Economics > Canada Data Response — Consumer Prices (Jul.) & Retail Sales (Jun.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — Why comparisons with the Asian financial crisis are wrongThis article appears in multiple services — Consumers to remain confident despite equity routUK Economics > UK Data Response — Public Finances (Jul.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Flash PMIs (Aug.)Japan Economics > Japan Economics Weekly — GPIF's higher returns won’t solve social security woesChina Economics > China Data Response — Caixin/Markit Flash Manufacturing PMI (Aug.)
Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Flash Manufacturing PMI (Aug.)Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Is the slump in commodity prices a good recession signal?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico GDP (Q2)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — EM currencies take a beating on China worriesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Growing disparities in Gulf fiscal policyEuropean Economics > European Economics Update — Portugal’s fiscal consolidation hampered by low inflationThis article appears in multiple services — Retail Sales (Jul.)European Economics > European Data Response — Norwegian GDP (Q2)Canada Economics > Canada Chart Book — Economy struggling to escape recessionGlobal Markets > Global Markets Update — How at risk are equities in Japan to events in emerging Asia?
Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Russia Retail Sales, Investment & Industrial Production (Jul.)European Economics > European Economics Update — Iceland’s tightening cycle has further to runChina Economics > China Chart Book — Tianjin disaster to hit August data, but impact transitoryEuropean Commercial Property > European Commercial Property Updates — Prime Office Rental Growth Hides Finland’s Ugly TruthLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile GDP & Current Account (Q2)European Economics > European Economics Focus — How fast can Spain grow?India Economics > India Economics Update — Has bank lending turned a corner?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Buoyant oil sector supports strong growth in Saudi ArabiaEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Trade (Jun.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Thailand GDP (Q2)
Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — GDP (Q2 Preliminary)Canada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Recession debate losing its focusLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Peru Economic Activity (Jun.)Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — Survey of Manufacturing (Jun.)US Economics > US Data Response — UoM Consumer Confidence (Aug.)Global Markets > Global Markets Update — Rising unit labour costs a danger to the US stock marketUK Economics > UK Economics Weekly — A storm in a China teacup?China Economics > China Data Response — Hong Kong GDP (Q2)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone GDP (Q2 Prov.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Central & South Eastern Europe GDP (Q2 2015)
This article appears in multiple services — Deflation Watch: Negative inflation will return soonGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — Further thoughts on the impact of China’s exchange rate shiftUS Economics > US Data Response — Retail Sales (Jul.)UK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Chart Book — Labour market slack still ample in most regionsEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Poland Consumer Prices (Jul.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Update — Interest rates in the Philippines to remain on hold for a while yetEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Greek GDP (Q2, Prov.)European Economics > European Data Response — Swedish Consumer Prices (Jul.)European Economics > European Data Response — French CPI (Jul.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Malaysia GDP (Q2)
India Economics > India Economics Update — Reform agenda hits another roadblockUK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Data Response — Labour Market Data (Jun./Jul.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Industrial Production (Jun.)This article appears in multiple services — Labour market data (Jun./Jul.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Update — Talk of a fresh round of Asian "currency wars" is overblownChina Economics > China Data Response — Activity & Spending (Jul.)US Economics > US Economics Update — Slump in productivity growth is the no.1 economic problemUK Consumer > UK Consumer Analyst — Recovery unlikely to slow sharply next yearLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Jun.)Africa Economics > Africa Data Response — South Africa Manufacturing Output (Jun.)
European Economics > European Data Response — German ZEW (Aug.)Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Does the weakness in world trade signal a broader downturn?Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Singapore GDP (Q2 Revised)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Russia GDP (Q2)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Watch — Q2 GDP data to highlight divergence in the regionMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Egypt Consumer Prices (Jul.)UK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Data Response — Regional PMIs (Jul.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Czech CPI (Jul.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — Winners and losers from the latest commodity collapseThis article appears in multiple services — MPC still too cautious on productivity
European Economics > European Economics Weekly — Can the Spanish economy keep its place in the sun?This article appears in multiple services — Trade (Jun.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — Singapore at 50: facing life after the miracleJapan Economics > Japan Economics Weekly — The “Third Arrow” has slowed to a crawlJapan Economics > Japan Economics Update — Bank of Japan likely to ease policy in OctoberEuropean Economics > European Data Response — German, French & Spanish Industrial Production (Jun.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Turkey & Hungary Industrial Production (Jun.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — What to make of Saudi Arabia’s return to the bond market?Global Economics > Global Economics Chart Book — Global growth set to recover furtherLatin America Economics > Latin America Watch — Crisis deepens in Brazil
European Economics > European Economics Focus — Why hasn’t the German recovery taken off?This article appears in multiple services — Industrial Production (Jun.)Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — International Merchandise Trade (Jun.)This article appears in multiple services — More deflation on the wayEuropean Economics > European Chart Book — Labour market recovery stallsUS Economics > US Data Response — International Trade (June)Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — Nigeria: The dangers of ‘feed bottle federalism’China Economics > China Inflation Monitor — Pork prices boost headline inflationThis article appears in multiple services — Markit/CIPS Report on Services (Jul.) & GDP revisionsEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Retail Sales (Jun.) & Final PMIs (Jul.)
Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Update — Too soon to call the end of Thailand’s easing cycleEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Indonesia GDP (Q2)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Jun.)European Economics > European Economics Update — Italy’s recovery and reforms show no signs of boosting jobsIndia Economics > India Economics Update — RBI's rate-cutting cycle not over yetAustralia & New Zealand Economics > Australia & New Zealand Economics Update — Chances of RBA rate cuts fading, but not disappearingGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — Global Manufacturing PMI (Jul.)US Economics > US Data Response — ISM Manufacturing Index (Jul.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economics Focus — Why have Turkish exports performed so badly?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — How big a deal is the new Suez Canal for Egypt?
European Economics > European Economics Update — Euro-zone Fiscal Monitor (Jul.)This article appears in multiple services — Markit/CIPS Report on Manufacturing (Jul.)India Economics > India Data Response — Manufacturing PMI (Jul.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Jul.)China Economics > China Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Jul.)US Economics > US Economics Weekly — Fed more confident, second-quarter rebound confirmedCanada Economics > Canada Data Response — GDP (May)European Economics > European Economics Update — Is Belgium resolving its structural problems?European Economics > European Economics Weekly — Greek bailout on the rocks before it’s begun?