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DEFICIT? WHAT DEFICIT?

The structural and demographic problems that will drive the deficit higher over the next several decades remain in place, “but are receiving relatively little attention from policymakers and markets.” The longer policymakers wait to address them, the more difficult they become.

IS FOREIGN DEMAND FADING?

Foreign demand has helped drive Treasury yields lower and support prices over the past year, though increasing hedging costs may prove problematic moving forward. Demand from indirect bidders continues to be strong at Treasury auctions, muddying the argument that higher hedging costs may cause foreign demand to weaken.

WHAT THE MARKET IS TELLING US ABOUT THE ELECTION

This week we look at what stocks may be telling us about the presidential election. The relative lack of volatility this summer may indicate increasing odds the market is assigning to a Clinton victory. We also look at what some politically sensitive industry groups may be telling us about the election outcome.

FISCAL POLICY — STRING THEORY

Global policymakers initially countered the financial crisis with both monetary and fiscal policy; but monetary policy has been the tool of choice more recently. Fiscal policy tools are now being more actively considered.

THE PRICE OF SAFETY

Slow growth and negative interest rate policies have created an environment where it is difficult for bond investors to find value. The stretch for yield has caused income investors to take on more risk, and has stretched valuations of less traditional income sectors as well.

 
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