Macro Briefing | 1 September 2020

Trumps risks stoking racial tensions with trip to Kenosha today: AP
US announces new economic support for Taiwan to counter China: Reuters
China’s mfg sector continued to recover in Aug, PMI survey data shows: CNBC
China’s exports are surging despite Trump’s tariffs: NYT
China’s economic growth in 2020 expected to slow to just 2%: BBG
Eurozone mfg sector held on to a modest recovery in Aug: IHS Markit
India’s economy contracted at a record pace in Q2: CNN
US corporate bond real yields go negative for short maturities: FT