Macro Briefing | 27 August 2020

Hurricane Laura pounds coasts of Texas and Louisiana: USAT
US and Russian military vehicles collide in Syria, injuring US troops: BBC
Turkey to hold military drills in contested area of eastern Mediterranean: Reuters
Another currency crisis stalks Turkey’s economy: NYT
Fed expected to change policy to fight low inflation: CNBC
Fed’s inflation hawk isn’t opposed to letting inflation rise above 2% target: BBG
US durable goods orders continued to rebound at a strong rate in July: MW