1 - Saudi
The foreign policy crisis around Saudi Arabia's alleged assassination in Turkey of a dissident US-resident journalist is dominating headlines. As is often true, it's not clear where Trump stands on the issue. And given the escalation in rhetoric coming out of Riyadh at the weekend, a lot of people think this is important. I don't. Ultimately, Congress is going to be forced to respond irrespective of what Trump does. And this leaves open the possibility that we see a punishment for Saudi, followed by an escalation on the oil front.
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.