Macro Briefing: 18 November 2020

Fed chairman: resurgent virus is a threat to the economy: WSJ
Trump orders faster drawdown of US troops in Afghanistan and Iraq: BBG
Trump fires Dept of Homeland cybersecurity chief: CNBC
Data suggest Covid-19 immunity lasts for years: NYT
Controversial Fed nominee Judy Shelton is blocked in Senate: CNBC
US FDA approves first home-testing kit for coronavirus: RTRS
Industrial output in US rebounded in October: MW
US home builder sentiment rises to a new record high in Nov: RD
US import prices were surprisingly weak in October: CNBC
US retail sales growth slowed in October: RTRS