Lauren Gloudeman

Research Analyst

Lauren Gloudeman is a Research Analyst with RHG’s China Markets Research team. Lauren focuses on US-China trade policy and China’s trade dynamics, industrial policy, and digital and physical commodities. She also facilitates collaboration with RHG’s China practice on macroeconomic reform.

Previously, Lauren worked with the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission , the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative in Beijing, and the Congressional-Executive Commission on China. She received a Master’s degree in International Economics and China Studies from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and the Hopkins-Nanjing Center, and a Bachelor’s from the University of Virginia. She is based in New York.


Decoding Cryptocurrency in China

by Lauren Gloudeman

Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges saw a significant drop in Bitcoin trading volume and local prices due to a regulatory halt on withdrawals. The suspension has been lifted, but forthcoming regulation is set to diminish opportunities for capital outflows, financial speculation, and currency arbitrage. China’s biggest potential ...