#MACROMEMO ARCHIVE

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Produced by RBC Global Asset Management's Chief Economist Eric Lascelles, the #MacroMemo covers what's on our economic radar for the week.


August 27 - August 31, 2018

Trade breakthrough  |  Jackson Hole  |  Distorted recession signal


August 20 - August 24, 2018

Productivity revival  |  EM crises  |  and more


August 13 - August 17, 2018

Business cycle  |  Consumer outlook  |  Cdn competitiveness  |  Tariffs  |  and more


July 30 - August 3, 2018

Webcast  |  China stimulus  |  Tariffs  |  Savings rate  |  and more


July 23 - July 27, 2018

Tariff roundup  |  White House influence  |  Trump & Russia


July 16 - July 20, 2018

Credit cycle  |  Bank of Canada  |  Canadian housing  |  and more


July 9 - July 13, 2018

Webcast  |  Protectionism  |  China slows  |  Bank of Canada  |  Brexit  |  and more


June 25 - July 6, 2018

Global Investment Outlook  |  Corporate leverage  |  Falling forecasts  |  Tariffs  |  Much more


June 18 - June 22, 2018

Central banks  |  Brexit  |  Protectionism  | 


June 11 - June 15, 2018

Protectionism  |  Deflationary pressures  |  And more…  | 


June 4 - June 8, 2018

Webcast  |  Growth stabilizes  |  Protectionism  |  Round-up


May 28 - June 1, 2018

Financial conditions  |  Canadian housing  |  Trade deals  |  Italian politics


May 14 - May 18, 2018

Iran sanctions  |  New U.S. weapon  |  Italian politics


May 7 - May 11, 2018

Softer data  |  Stock-bond correlation  |  Week ahead  | 


April 30 - May 4, 2018

Higher Yields  |  IMF  |  Protectionism  |  Fed


April 23 - April 27, 2018

Business cycle  |  History of protectionism  |  China  |  Bank of Canada


April 16 - April 20, 2018

Remembering fiscal  risks  |  A geopolitical update  |  Bank of Canada preview


April 9 - April 13, 2018

Economic webcast  |  Protectionism in a nutshell  |  Big NAFTA progress  |  Another round of China tariffs?  |  Softer Chinese consumers  |  Chinese housing also cools  |  US housing  |  Recent data


April 2 - April 6, 2018

Market swoon  |  Protectionism update  |  Canada slows  |  Data preview


March 26 - March 30, 2018

The protectionism backdrop  |  Steel & aluminum update  |  Chinese tariffs  |  NAFTA update  |  Data run


March 12 - March 16, 2018

A protectionism update  |  Canadian financial system vulnerabilities  |  Data review  |  Anti-trust and the tech sector


March 5 - March 9, 2018

Monthly economic webcast  |  Steel & aluminum tariffs  |  Italian election result  |  China National People’s Congress  |  Other items


February 26 - March 2, 2018

U.S. fiscal boost  |  Tighter financial conditions  |  Canadian budget preview  |  Protectionism update  |  Italian election  |  Data run


February 12 - February 16, 2018

Another market update  |  A mercifully asymmetric QE unwind  |  Canadian employment carnage  |  Smaller items


February 5 - February 9, 2018

Monthly webcast  |  Unhappy markets  |  Ten years on from the financial crisis  |  Smaller items


January 22 - January 26, 2018

U.S. government shutdown  |  Financial conditions deteriorate  |  Canadian medley  |  Other items


January 15 - January 19, 2018

Monthly Economic Webcast  |  Protectionism update  |  Brexit status  |  North Korea risks shrink further  |  War and the stock market


January 8 - January 12, 2018

Global Investment Outlook  |  Canadian economy flexes  |  Italian election preview  |  Iranian developments


December 18 - December 22, 2017

Fed more hawkish than it looked  |  Bank of Canada uncertainty  |  U.S. tax reform steams forward  |  Catalonian election


December 11 - December 15, 2017

Chinese credit risks shrink  |  Momentum-based forecasting  |  Price-level targeting redux


November 20 - November 24, 2017

U.S. midterm election preview  |  Low market volatility  |  The meaning of a flatter yield curve


November 13 - November 17, 2017

Substantial Saudi risks  |  Chinese financial reforms  |  Inflation ahead


November 6 - November 10, 2017

Monthly economic webcast  |  A new Fed chair  |  U.S. tax reform update  |  European fracture   |  Macro data


October 30 - November 3, 2017

U.S. corruption investigations  |  Fed preview  |  Bank of Canada review  |  Data run 


October 23 - October 27, 2017

Next Fed Chair  |  China Party Congress  |  Upcoming BoC decision  |  Canadian mortgage rule change  |  A few others


October 16 - October 20, 2017

More NAFTA thoughts  |  Election updates  |  Policy in the week ahead  |  Canadian economy slips


October 2 - October 6, 2017

Monthly economic webcast  |  Catalonian referendum  |  U.S. capital stock concerns  |  Three U.S. fiscal items  |  Other interesting items


September 25 - September 29, 2017

U.S. dollar weakness  |  Hawkish Fed recap  |  U.S. tax reforms  |  Canadian GDP preview  |  Seeking Bank of Canada clarity  |  Election roundup


September 18 - September 22, 2017

Monthly economic webcast  |  Reviving inflation  |  Hawkish central banks  |  U.S. politics  |  German election preview  |  Hurricane recap  |  Appetizers


September 11 - September 15, 2017

Monthly economic webcast  |  Bank of Canada raises rates  |  Understanding Canada's stock-GDP disconnect  |  Bitcoin as currency  |  Hurricane(s) update  |  Miscellaneous medley  |  Week ahead





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