Good evening, I have just finished an extensive special economic report on Brazil, which reviews the country’s economic history and the main impediments restraining long-term growth. Thank you for your support — Rodrigo
OPEC meeting in ViennaMay 25, 2017ViennaSaudi Arabia has expressed support for maintaining production cuts.
NATO summit (Trump/Macron to meet)May 25, 2017Brussels, Belgium
Montana Special ElectionMay 25, 2017
(TENT) Article 50 negotiations to beginJune 1, 2017Mrs. May’s letter will pave the way for Britain to leave by March 2019
D-day anniversaryJune 4, 2017 at 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm1944
Deadline for U.S. Mexican sugar disputeJune 5, 2017
Brazilian Electoral Court rules on Dilma-Temer ticketJune 6, 2017
UK general electionJune 8, 2017
1st Round French Parliament voteJune 11, 2017
Phillippines Independence DayJune 12, 2017Does Rodrigo Duterte visit one of the disputed South China Sea islands, Pag-asa, to celebrate?
FOMC meets on interest rate policy*June 13, 2017 – June 14, 2017Summary of Economic Projections and a press conference by the Chair.
2nd Round French Parliament voteJune 18, 2017
Brexit talks begin?June 19, 2017
Georgia's 6th District special runoff electionJune 20, 2017
Deadline for notification of participation in Obamacare exchanges in 2018June 21, 2017Obamacare exchanges in 2018
TENT: U.S. Commerce Department Trade deficit reportJune 30, 2017
TENT: Deadline for National Security review on core industriesJune 30, 2017Ross, the US commerce secretary, promised to wrap up the special investigation by the end of June.
(TENT): Deadline for Greek debt payment (IMF review)July 1, 2017
TENT Thaad deployed in South Korea??July 1, 2017South Korea??
G20 Summit in GermanyJuly 7, 2017 – July 8, 2017Do Trump and Putin meet?
TENT: 100-day trade investigation China/U.S. dueJuly 20, 2017During their visit at Mar-a-lago, Chinese officials instigated a “100-day plan” on trade between it and the U.S. to include “way-stations of accomplishment.”
FOMC meets on interest rate policyJuly 25, 2017 – July 26, 2017
Last Congressional Business day before August RecessJuly 28, 2017
TENT: Decision to proceed on suit regarding legality of Obamacare Gov't SubsidiesAugust 21, 2017
(TENT) Catalan Referendum for independenceAugust 31, 2017
(TENT) Xiangshan military forumAugust 31, 2017
FOMC meets on interest rate policy*September 19, 2017 – September 20, 2017Summary of Economic Projections and a press conference by the Chair.
German Bundestag electionsSeptember 24, 2017
(TENT) U.S. Gov't Spending Bill dueSeptember 30, 2017
FOMC meets on interest rate policyOctober 31, 2017 – November 1, 2017
China's Singles DayNovember 11, 2017
FOMC meets on interest rate policy*December 12, 2017 – December 13, 2017Summary of Economic Projections and a press conference by the Chair.
(TENT) Italian National ElectionsJanuary 1, 2018
Fed: Yellen's term expiresFebruary 3, 2018
Chair Yellen's term ends (if not reappointed)February 3, 2018
Fed: Lockhart (Centrist to slighly dovish) retires?February 28, 2018
Fed: Fischer's term expiresJune 12, 2018
Austrian general election due by Sept 2018September 1, 2018