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Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — “Grexit” and what it might mean for EMsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Weaker growth the new norm for Saudi ArabiaIndia Economics > India Chart Book — Economy is not out of the woods yetAfrica Economics > Africa Economics Update — South Africa GDP Tracker points to strong Q4Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — No sign of improvement in Asian growthUK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Chart Book — Familiar growth differences re-emergeEuropean Commercial Property > Non-euro European Commercial Property Chart Book — Occupier and investment indicators fall sharply in MoscowEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economic Outlook — Russia’s crisis to deepen but contagion to remain limitedChina Economics > China Chart Book — New evidence of PBOC intervention to support renminbiEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Singapore GDP (Q4 Revised)
Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Peru Economic Activity (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Focus — Venezuela’s currency crisis: a primerEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Thailand GDP (Q4)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — GDP (Q4 Preliminary)Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — Survey of Manufacturing (Dec.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — Korea’s housing market recovery to continueEuropean Commercial Property > Euro-zone Commercial Property Chart Book — Record-breaking quarter for euro-zone investmentEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone GDP (Q4 Prov.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Central & Eastern Europe GDP (Q4)Canada Economics > Canada Chart Book — Bank of Canada to cut interest rates again
Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Don’t expect China, Russia or the US to save GreeceLatin America Economics > Latin America Watch — Brazil edging towards an energy crisisEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economics Focus — Is Russia doomed?US Economics > US Data Response — Retail Sales (Jan.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — Gulf set for weaker growth, North Africa to outperformAfrica Economics > Africa Economics Update — Weak naira unlikely to revive Nigeria’s export sectorEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Malaysia GDP (Q4)European Economics > European Data Response — Norwegian GDP (Q4)US Economics > US Economic Outlook — Recent market moves a net positive for GDP growthEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economics Update — Czech Rep: Euro-zone clouds outlook, policy to be eased further
Latin America Economics > Latin America Economic Outlook — Recovery set to be slow-goingEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Watch — What to make of the latest currency moves in Central EuropeIndia Economics > India Data Response — GDP (Q4)Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — Delayed elections highlight weak institutions in NigeriaUK Economics > UK Economics Focus — Can the economic recovery maintain its pace?European Economics > European Economics Weekly — Grexit risks risingAfrica Economics > Africa Economics Focus — Tougher times ahead after Nigeria’s electionEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Czech & Hungary Industrial Production (Dec.)European Economics > European Chart Book — Modest recovery continues despite Greek crisisCanada Economics > Canada Data Response — International Merchandise Trade (Dec.)
US Economics > US Data Response — International Trade (Dec.)Global Economics > Global Economics Chart Book — Global growth rate set to recoverEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Indonesia GDP (Q4)UK Economics > UK Economics Chart Book — Economy starts 2015 on a surer footingEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing weakness concentrated in the BRICsLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Dec.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Whole Economy PMIs (Jan.)Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Business surveys still painting a mixed pictureUS Economics > US Data Response — ISM Manufacturing Index (Jan.)US Economics > US Economics Update — Tax on profits held abroad could be worth 1.5% of GDP
India Economics > India Economics Update — Taking stock of the GDP revisionsCanada Economics > Canada Data Response — GDP by Industry (Nov.)India Economics > India Economics Update — GDP revisions raise more questions than answersUS Economics > US Economics Weekly — Big number of small winners > small number of big losersEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Russia GDP (2014)China Economics > China Watch — Shrinking workforce not a major threat to growthEuropean Economics > European Economics Weekly — Markets still complacent on Greece’s debt challengeEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — BRICs remain the EM weak spotUS Economics > US Data Response — GDP (Q4 1st Estimate)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — Reasons to be optimistic about Korea’s economy in 2015
European Economics > European Data Response — Spanish GDP (Q4 est.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Taiwan GDP (Q4)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Consumer Prices, Unemployment, Industrial Production & Household Spending (Dec.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Chart Book — Ukrainian default looking inevitableEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Chart Book — Interest rate cuts to be exception rather than ruleEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Philippines GDP (Q4)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Retail Sales (Dec.)China Economics > China Activity Monitor — Weak end to Q4Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Focus — What do lower oil prices mean for the emerging world?Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Update — Jokowi’s first 100 days: a promising start
Latin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Brazil’s inflation outlook diverges from the packUS Economics > US Data Response — Durable Goods (Dec.)This article appears in multiple services — Preliminary estimate of GDP (Q4)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Poland GDP (2014)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Small Business Confidence (Jan.)China Economics > China Chart Book — Renminbi strength puts exporters under pressureUK Economics > UK Quarterly Review — Will the recovery fizzle out in 2015?Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — Electricity shortages to stymie South Africa’s recoveryEuropean Economics > European Data Response — German Ifo Survey (Jan.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt’s economy comes back into the spotlight
European Economics > European Economics Update — Syriza victory threatens to reignite crisisJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — External trade (Dec.)Canada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Further rate cuts possible, but won't help economy muchUK Consumer > UK Consumer Monthly — Recovery set to strengthen in 2015European Economics > European Economics Weekly — Two cheers for the ECBThis article appears in multiple services — Euro-zone QE largely positive for UKUS Economics > US Economics Weekly — Fed's patient approach at odds with incoming dataJapan Economics > Japan Economics Weekly — Limited demand boost from cheaper oilAfrica Economics > Africa Chart Book — Lower oil prices to delay rate hikes, but not in NigeriaJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — Flash Manufacturing PMI (January)
Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Korea GDP (Q4 Preliminary)European Economics > European Economics Update — QE meets expectations, but won’t work miraclesUK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Chart Book — Labour market recovery remains patchyUS Economics > US Chart Book — Consumer confidence soaringIndia Economics > India Chart Book — Further rate cuts are on the wayCanada Economics > Canada Chart Book — Low oil prices will hit business profits hardGlobal Economics > Global Economic Outlook — Oiling the wheelsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Saudi economy won’t collapse but growth will soften in 2015-16China Economics > China Data Response — GDP by Sector (Q4)Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — Survey of Manufacturing (Nov.)
Global Economics > Global Economics Update — IMF’s latest forecasts are still too optimisticEuropean Economics > European Economic Outlook — Crisis 2.0?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Saudi Arabia GDP (Q4)Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — South Africa GDP Tracker points to acceleration in Q4Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Update — Malaysia’s new fiscal and growth targets are achievableLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Where do we stand relative to the consensus?China Economics > China Data Response — Q4 GDP & December Activity DataIndia Economics > India Economics Update — How are economic reforms progressing?China Economics > China Economics Update — No end in sight to build-up in China's credit risksCanada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Is there a bright side to the collapse in oil prices?
Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — EM central banks shift to easing modeUK Markets > UK Markets Chart Book — Gilt yields hit new lows on growth, not deflation, concernsJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — Machinery Orders (Nov.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economic Outlook — Lower oil prices to support growthAfrica Economics > Africa Data Response — Ghana GDP (Q3) & Kenya Interest RateMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Saudi economy ended last year on a weaker noteLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Colombia: weakest growth since 2009 to trigger rate cutsJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — Economy Watchers Survey (Dec.)Canada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Slump in oil price spells danger for Canadian economyEuropean Economics > European Economics Update — Lower oil price and euro not all good for periphery
This article appears in multiple services — Will the UK experience deflation too?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Nov.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economic Outlook — The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: EMs in an era of low oil pricesEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — What would a Grexit mean for Asia?Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — How damaging have strikes been to South Africa?Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — How damaging have strikes been to South Africa?Global Economics > Global Economics Chart Book — Cheap oil to slash inflation and bolster growthEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone EC Survey (Dec.) & EZ Retail Sales (Nov.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Nov.) & Chile CPI (Dec.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Economic Sentiment Indicators (Dec.)
Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — Fall in oil prices leaves Ecuador facing sharp slowdownJapan Economics > Japan Economics Update — Benefits from Japan’s tourism boom remain limitedIndia Economics > India Watch — Cause for optimism in 2015Africa Economics > Africa Watch — What to expect from Nigeria’s electionGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — World growth starts 2015 at slightly slower paceLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Venezuela: Recession to deepen and default likely in 2015US Economics > US Economics Update — Temporary deflation won’t prevent rate hikesEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing activity still subduedThis article appears in multiple services — Oil price decline to bolster recovery in 2015Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economics Update — Three political risks to watch out for in 2015
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Whole Economy PMIs (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Focus — Eight questions for 2015This article appears in multiple services — Soft start shouldn’t preclude strong 2015Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Small Business Confidence (Dec.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Chart Book — Sri Lanka faces tight election contestUS Economics > US Data Response — GDP (Q3), Durable Goods/Consumption (Nov.)Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — GDP by Industry (Oct.)Global Economics > Global Economics Update — A selection of key calls for 2015 and beyondThis article appears in multiple services — National Accounts & Balance of Payments (Q3)Latin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Lat Am markets suffer end-year jitters