Macro Briefing: 20 November 2020

CDC asks Americans to stay home on Thanksgiving: NYT
Treasury Sec. asks Fed to return unused emergency lending funds: PLTC
Georgia recount reaffirms Biden win in the state: AP
Afghanistan braces for acceleration of drawdown in US troops: WSJ
World trade rebounded but is vulnerable to resurgent coronavirus: WTO
High-profile bond defaults in China worry investors: CNBC
Early Christmas shopping lifted UK retail sales in Oct: FT
US existing home sales rose in Oct–highest level since 2006: CNBC
US jobless claims surprised analysts and accelerated last week: CNBC