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India Economics > India Watch — The implications of a weak monsoonJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — Small Business Confidence (Apr.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Update — A glimmer of hope for Brazil’s manufacturing sectorUK Economics > UK Data Response — CBI Industrial Trends Survey (Apr. & Q2)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Chart Book — Russia’s economy slumps, growth weakens in TurkeyUS Economics > US Data Response — Durable Goods (Mar.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — A manufacturing migration?Japan Economics > Japan Economics Weekly — Has QQE really lifted inflation expectations?European Economics > European Data Response — German Ifo Survey (Apr.)Commodities Overview > Commodities Data Response — China & Euro-zone Flash PMIs (Apr.)
Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Disappointing start to Q2, but no disasterLatin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico IGAE (Feb.) & Bi-Weekly CPI (Apr.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Region’s politics take another twistEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Flash PMIs (Apr.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Chart Book — EM growth sinks as BRICs woes deepenChina Economics > China Data Response — HSBC/Markit Flash Manufacturing PMI (Apr.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Flash Manufacturing PMI (Apr.)UK Economics > UK Economics Update — EU referendum uncertainty needn’t derail the recoveryLatin America Economics > Latin America Update — Reasons to remain upbeat on MexicoEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Polish Ind. Production & Retail Sales (Mar.)
Global Economics > Global Economic Outlook — More winners than losersEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Russia Retail Sales, Investment & Ind. Prod. (Mar.)UK Economics > UK Quarterly Review — Don’t underestimate the economy’s hidden slackChina Economics > China Economics Update — Will curb on visitors hurt Hong Kong’s economy?Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — Manufacturing Sales (Feb.)US Economics > US Data Response — Industrial Production (Mar.)Africa Economics > Africa Economics Update — South African retail sales a positive surprise, but outlook still grimEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Industrial Production (Feb.)European Economics > European Data Response — Italian Industrial Production (Feb.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Machinery Orders (Feb.)
Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Feb.)US Economics > US Economics Weekly — Fed tightening pace dependent on market reactionThis article appears in multiple services — Should we trust the upbeat business surveys?This article appears in multiple services — Industrial Production & Construction Output (Feb.)European Economics > European Data Response — French & Spanish Industrial Production (Feb.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economic Outlook — Most of Emerging Asia set for faster growthAfrica Economics > Africa Data Response — South Africa Mining & Manufacturing Production (Feb.)European Economics > European Data Response — German Industrial Production & Trade (Feb.)Global Economics > Global Economics Chart Book — Global growth to recover after weak Q1Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Economy Watchers Survey (Mar.)
Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Current Account (Feb.)UK Economics > UK Economics Chart Book — Inflation is dead, but should rise again before longMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Whole Economy PMIs (Mar.)Canada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — January's soft GDP likely the calm before the stormChina Economics > China Watch — Policymakers still have plenty of ammunitionUS Economics > US Economics Weekly — Construction weakness due to seasonal adjustment failureEmerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing PMIs point to further weaknessUK Commercial Property > UK Commercial Property Data Response — CIPS/Markit Construction PMI (Mar.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Economics Update — Russia’s recession spreading unevenly across the economyIndia Economics > India Data Response — Manufacturing PMI (Mar.)
Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Global growth to recover in Q2US Economics > US Data Response — ISM Manufacturing Index (Mar.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economic Outlook — In the footsteps of the Fed?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Feb.)Africa Economics > Africa Data Response — South Africa Manufacturing PMI (Mar.)This article appears in multiple services — Markit/CIPS Report on Manuf. (Mar.) & Productivity (Q4)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Mar.)Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Mar.)China Economics > China Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Mar.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Tankan (Q1)
Australia & New Zealand Economics > Australia & New Zealand Economics Update — What does China’s PMI mean for Australia?India Economics > India Watch — Why aren’t banks lending more?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile Retail Sales, Ind. Prod. & Copper Prod. (Feb.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone EC Survey (Mar.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Economic Sentiment Indicators (Mar.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Industrial Production (Feb.)Canada Economics > Canada Economics Weekly — Impact of oil price shock bigger than most thinkUS Economics > US Economics Weekly — Rise (and fall) of the machinesUK Economics > UK Economics Weekly — Zero inflation doesn’t boost case for rate cutEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Economics Weekly — Deflation of Thailand’s credit bubble has further to run
Japan Economics > Japan Economics Weekly — Why are firms borrowing more?Latin America Economics > Latin America Chart Book — Currency sell-off puts paid to further policy looseningAfrica Economics > Africa Chart Book — Nigerian politics take centre stageEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Chart Book — Central Europe shaping up well at the start of 2015European Economics > European Data Response — German Ifo Survey (Mar.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Saudi Arabia refuses to budgeGlobal Economics > Global Economics Update — Global growth likely to pick up after weak first quarterEmerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Chart Book — Exports take a turn for the worseCommodities Overview > Commodities Data Response — China & Euro-zone Flash PMIs (Mar.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Flash PMIs (Mar.)
China Economics > China Data Response — HSBC/Markit Flash Manufacturing PMI (Mar.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Flash Manufacturing PMI (Mar.)China Economics > China Activity Monitor — China’s growth slipping below 7% in Q1UK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Chart Book — Recovery not as evenly spread as Budget assertsEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Russia Retail Sales, Investment & Ind. Prod. (Feb.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Polish Ind. Production & Retail Sales (Feb.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Trade & Construction (Jan.)Africa Economics > Africa Outlook — A difficult year aheadCanada Economics > Canada Data Response — Survey of Manufacturing (Jan.)China Economics > China Chart Book — Policymakers strike sanguine note
US Economics > US Data Response — Industrial Production (Feb.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Poland CPI (Feb.) & Czech IP & Retail Sales (Jan.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Jan.)India Economics > India Data Response — Consumer Prices (Feb.) & Industrial Production (Jan.)Africa Economics > Africa Data Response — South Africa Manufacturing Production (Jan.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Industrial Production (Jan.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Business Outlook Survey (Q1)UK Economics > UK Data Response — Industrial Production (Jan.)China Economics > China Data Response — Activity & Spending (Jan. & Feb.)European Economics > European Data Response — French & Italian Industrial Production (Jan.)
Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Turkey Ind. Prod. (Jan.) & Czech CPI (Feb.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Economy Watchers Survey (Feb.)Canada Economics > Canada Data Response — International Trade & Building Permits (Jan.)European Economics > European Economics Weekly — ECB’s hopes unlikely to be metThis article appears in multiple services — Without tighter rules, migration to stay strongEuropean Economics > European Data Response — German & Spanish Industrial Production (Jan.)Japan Economics > Japan Economics Update — Is Japan’s electronics sector doomed?Global Economics > Global Economics Chart Book — Consumers beginning to spend their oil windfallThis article appears in multiple services — Misery index on track for 50-year lowEuropean Economics > European Chart Book — Deflationary pressures remain intense
Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Brazil Industrial Production (Jan.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Economics Update — EM manufacturing activity steady, but sluggishEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Retail Sales (Jan.) & Final PMIs (Feb.)UK Commercial Property > UK Commercial Property Data Response — CIPS/Markit Construction PMI (Feb.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Whole Economy PMIs (Feb.)Global Economics > Global Economics Update — PMIs point to a small pick-up in global growthUS Economics > US Data Response — ISM Manuf. Index (Feb.), Income & Spending (Jan.)This article appears in multiple services — Markit/CIPS Report on Manuf. (Feb.) & Mortgage Approvals (Jan.)Africa Economics > Africa Data Response — South Africa Manufacturing PMI (Feb.)Emerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Feb.)
Emerging Asia Economics > Emerging Asia Data Response — Manufacturing recovery continuesChina Economics > China Data Response — Manufacturing PMIs (Feb.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Capital Expenditure (Q4)China Economics > China Watch — What to watch at the National People’s CongressUK Economics > UK Economics Weekly — Is a recovery in exports finally underway?Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Chile Retail Sales, Ind. Prod. & Copper Prod. (Jan.)Africa Economics > Africa Chart Book — Delay to Nigeria’s election puts naira under pressureJapan Economics > Japan Data Response — Industrial Production, Retail Sales, Unemployment, Household Spending & Consumer Prices (Jan.)Emerging Markets Economics > Emerging Markets Activity Monitor — EM slowdown continuesEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone EC Survey (Feb.)
Commodities Overview > Commodities Data Response — China Flash Manufacturing PMI (Feb.)Industrial Metals > Industrial Metals Data Response — ILZSG Data (2014)European Economics > European Data Response — German Ifo Survey (Feb.)Global Economics > Global Economics Update — Risk of “Grexit” casts a shadow over global growth prospectsEuropean Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Flash PMIs (Feb.)India Economics > India Chart Book — Economy is not out of the woods yetUK Cities & Regions > UK Cities & Regions Chart Book — Familiar growth differences re-emergeEmerging Europe Economics > Emerging Europe Data Response — Russia Retail Sales, Investment & Ind. Prod. (Jan.)US Economics > US Data Response — Industrial Production & Producer Prices (Jan.)European Commercial Property > Non-euro European Commercial Property Chart Book — Occupier and investment indicators fall sharply in Moscow
Energy > Energy Update — Rally in coal prices likely to be short-livedEmerging 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 renminbiCommodities Overview > Commodities Weekly Wrap — Recovery in oil prices may falter soonEuropean Economics > European Economics Weekly — Time is running out for GreeceEuropean Commercial Property > Euro-zone Commercial Property Chart Book — Record-breaking quarter for euro-zone investmentIndia Economics > India Data Response — Consumer Prices (Jan.) & Industrial Production (Dec.)European Economics > European Data Response — Euro-zone Industrial Production (Dec.)Japan Economics > Japan Data Response — Machinery Orders (Dec.)Latin America Economics > Latin America Data Response — Mexico Industrial Production (Dec.)