Schedule for Week of January 26, 2020

The key reports scheduled for this week are the advance estimate of Q4 GDP and December New Home sales.  Other key indicators include December Personal Income and Outlays and November Case-Shiller house prices. For manufacturing, the Dallas and Richmond Fed manufacturing surveys will be released. The FOMC meets this week, and no change to policy […]


Johnson’s failings

It is worth recording just how badly the Johnson government is already doing. Unless we do we conceded the narrative to them. First, a Johnson lie that has been shown to be just that. Johnson claimed there would be no internal border with Northern Ireland as a result of his EU agreement. And he said […]


The moment we said goodbye to it all

I am a little surprised this photo has got as little attention as it appears to have done in the media: I am, of course, aware that we are all Brexit weary. But I very strongly suspect that this photo represents three things. The first is the defining moment of Johnson’s premiership. I make clear; […]