Macro Briefing: 11 March 2019

Boeing’s 737 Max jet may face global grounding after Ehtiopian crash: Bloomberg
Trump to ask Congress for $8.6 bill for border wall in budget proposal: Reuters
Iran’s president makes first visit to Iraq: ABC
German industrial output fell in Jan amid plunge in auto production: Reuters
UK government says Brexit talks deadlocked: Bloomberg
Fed Chairman Powell: the law says Trump can’t fire me: CNBC
US residential housing construction rose more than forecast in Jan: CNBC
Weak US jobs data for Feb suggests economic growth will slow in 2019: Bloomberg
Fed economic forecasts have overestimated US growth for a decade: NY Times