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  • The American Shale Conundrum Facing China's Energy Champions

    The American Shale Conundrum Facing China's Energy Champions

    Wall Street Journal | July 22, 2012

    Trevor Houser is quoted in a WSJ story on the obstacles faced by Chinese state-owned oil companies seeking to do business in the US -- namely, the ineffectiveness of their key advantage, the backing of the Chinese government.

  • China Foreign Deals Must Obey Market Principles, Regulator Says

    China Foreign Deals Must Obey Market Principles, Regulator Says

    Bloomberg | July 21, 2012

    Rhodium Group data on Chinese foreign direct investment is cited in this piece on China's "going out" strategy, which encourages Chinese companies to buy overseas assets to secure energy and commodity resources, buy technology and build internationally competitiveness.

  • Exploring China's Investment Frontier

    Exploring China's Investment Frontier

    China Daily | July 20, 2012

    Data from RHG's China Investment Monitor is pulled for an article on expanding ties between Chinese businesses and US states.

  • Protectionism Not Issue for Chinese ODI in US

    Protectionism Not Issue for Chinese ODI in US

    Caixin | July 19, 2012

    In a video interview with Caixin, Daniel Rosen discusses the opening up of China's capital accounts, recent investment trends in Europe, and the issue of protectionism in US-China deals.

  • China Fails to Isolate Tibet

    China Fails to Isolate Tibet

    New Indian Express | July 19, 2012

    In a piece on how China handles countries seen pandering to the Dalai Lama, RHG data on cross-border investment is used to counter a European study finding that China has used "punitive economic measures" since 2002 as punishment.

  • Chinese Businesses Get Advice on US Investment

    Chinese Businesses Get Advice on US Investment

    Wall Street Journal | July 16, 2012

    In the Wall Street Journal's article on a report prepared by the US Chamber of Commerce to help Chinese businesses seeking to invest in the US, RHG cross-border investment data is cited.

  • More Chinese FDI Set to Pour Into US

    More Chinese FDI Set to Pour Into US

    China Daily | July 13, 2012

    Chinese FDI in the United States will continue to increase despite the possibility of an economic slowdown in China and ongoing political and trade frictions between the countries, argues a China Daily report citing Rhodium Group data.

  • Thinking State Without Nation

    Thinking State Without Nation

    Carnegie Europe | July 10, 2012

    A blog post at the website for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace pulls from Jacob Kirkegaard and Fred Bergsten's recent paper on Europe's sovereign debt crisis, which the authors assert is "fundamentally a political crisis."

  • China Goes Shopping In Europe

    China Goes Shopping In Europe

    The Nation | July 9, 2012

    An opinion piece in the Nation pulls from RHG's report on Chinese foreign direct investment in Europe in an article on Chinese investment patterns in the West.

  • Obama Starts Fight Against Chinese Import Tariffs

    Obama Starts Fight Against Chinese Import Tariffs

    Deutsche Welle | July 9, 2012

    Deutsche Welle quotes Jacob Kirkegaard in an article on President Obama's WTO case against China's tarriffs on US auto imports.

  • Crisis-Hit Eurozone In the Sights of Chinese Acquirers

    Crisis-Hit Eurozone In the Sights of Chinese Acquirers

    Corporate Financing Week | July 4, 2012

    Rhodium Group data is cited in this story on how Chinese investors are being lured to the Eurozone's gates by the discounted prices and cheap assets resulting from the sovereign debt crisis.

  • Brussels Must 'Remove Barriers'

    Brussels Must 'Remove Barriers'

    China Daily | June 29, 2012

    RHG data on Chinese cross-border investment is cited in this article on EU-China investment relations.

  • A Weaker German Economy Could Further Slow Europe

    A Weaker German Economy Could Further Slow Europe

    AP | June 29, 2012

    Jacob Kirkegaard is quoted in an AP article on how Germany's worsening economy prolongs Europe's recovery from the financial crisis.

  • European Leaders Agree on Long-Term Union

    European Leaders Agree on Long-Term Union

    CBS News | June 28, 2012

    CBS News quotes Jacob Kirkegaard's thoughts on Francois Hollande's presidential victory in an article on the strengthening of the European Union.

  • Leaders Face Ambitious Agenda at European Summit

    Leaders Face Ambitious Agenda at European Summit

    Fox News | June 27, 2012

    Fox News quotes Jacob Kirkegaard on the proposal for a European banking union, one of the topics on the agenda at the European Summit in Brussels on June 27.

  • A Way to Break Out of Europe's 'Doom Loop'

    A Way to Break Out of Europe's 'Doom Loop'

    BusinessWeek | June 26, 2012

    This BusinessWeek piece cites Jacob Kirkegaard's call to set up shared deposit insurance and resolution authority as one of the solutions to breaking the "doom loop" in Europe.

  • China Pushes Power Plan

    China Pushes Power Plan

    Radio Free Asia | June 25, 2012

    Trevor Houser talks to Radio Free Asia about the Chinese government's new plan to charge higher electricity rates to households that use more power.

  • SOEs Set to Team Up With Private Equity Investors

    SOEs Set to Team Up With Private Equity Investors

    South China Morning Post | June 22, 2012

    RHG research on Chinese cross-border investment in Europe is cited in an article on the increase in investment collaborations between state-owned enterprises and global private equity firms.

  • Cape of Good Economic Hope

    Cape of Good Economic Hope

    Hindustan Times | June 22, 2012

    Pramit Pal Chaudhuri offers a few brief snippets from his time in Los Cabos, Mexico for the G20 summit.

  • Big Chinese Firms See US Sales Doubling

    Big Chinese Firms See US Sales Doubling

    China Daily | June 22, 2012

    Daniel Rosen is quoted on a growing trend for Chinese businesses towards overseas business growth, given strong headwinds at home.