Macro Briefing: 20 July 2021

* Biden pushes for more government spending to support the economy
* 90%-plus of people hospitalized with Covid-19 are unvaccinated
* US stock market decline leaves S&P 500 near one-month low at Monday’s close
* Markets appear to be moving beyond inflation worries to concerns about growth
* Spread of Delta variant raises possibility of US 10-year yield falling to 1%
* Can Ireland block global effort to overhaul global tax rules?
* Rising dollar makes emerging markets investors nervous
* NBER declares US covid recession lasted only two months, ended in April 2020
* US 10-year yield continues to sink, falling to 1.19% on Monday: