Schedule for Week of September 29, 2019

The key report this week is the September employment report on Friday. Other key indicators include the September ISM manufacturing and non-manufacturing indexes, September auto sales, and the August trade deficit. —– Monday, Sept 30th —–9:45 AM: Chicago Purchasing Managers Index for September. The consensus is for a reading of 50.4, unchanged from 50.4 in […]


People in the UK want wealth taxes

I share this press release from Tax Justice UK this morning, whose advisory board I serve on: Clear majority of British public support higher taxes on wealth – new poll  New polling from Tax Justice UK and Oxfam, conducted by YouGov, shows widespread public support from across the political spectrum for increasing taxes on wealth. […]