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  • France Surrenders Export Ground to Eurozone Rivals

    France Surrenders Export Ground to Eurozone Rivals

    Investors Business Daily | November 21, 2012

    At Investor's Business Daily, Jacob Kirkegaard says France remains a question as eurozone countries rebuild their economies amid the debt crisis.

  • Chinese Investments in U.S. Set Record in 2012, Report Says

    Chinese Investments in U.S. Set Record in 2012, Report Says

    Caixin | November 17, 2012

    Daniel Rosen's speech on Chinese foreign direct investment trends at the Caixin Summit in Beijing is quoted.

  • Politics Not the Only Problem Confronting Chinese Companies Trying to Buy Up Bits of the US

    Politics Not the Only Problem Confronting Chinese Companies Trying to Buy Up Bits of the US

    Financial Times | November 16, 2012

    A piece in the Financial Times' beyond brics blog pulls from Daniel Rosen's speech in Beijing for the release of his report on Chinese foreign direct investment in California.

  • US to Pass Saudi Arabia as Top Oil Producer

    US to Pass Saudi Arabia as Top Oil Producer

    NPR | November 12, 2012

    On Marketplace, Trevor Houser comments for a story on new projections suggesting that "the United States will leapfrog the Saudis in oil come 2020 or so."

  • Iran Sanctions Exception Could Test Administration Policy Toward China

    Iran Sanctions Exception Could Test Administration Policy Toward China

    Inside US Trade | November 9, 2012

    Inside US Trade quotes Trevor Houser on the Obama administration's need to determine whether China should continue to be exempted from a US law banning financial institutions from US financial markets if they are located in countries purchasing oil from Iran.

  • US Companies Woo Chinese Investment

    US Companies Woo Chinese Investment

    Wall Street Journal | November 5, 2012

    RHG data on Chinese OFDI is cited in the Journal's piece on US local government attempts to woo Chinese investment dollars.

  • When Madison Met Handan - A Tale of Two Cities

    When Madison Met Handan - A Tale of Two Cities

    Wall Street Journal | November 5, 2012

    The Journal pulls RHG data on Chinese cross-border investment for a story on Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's banquet for 30 Chinese investors in September, 2012.

  • China's Sinopec Moves Into Small US Town

    China's Sinopec Moves Into Small US Town

    Wall Street Journal | November 5, 2012

    Trevor Houser is quoted in the Journal's piece on Chinese state-controlled Sinopec Group's plans to advance into the US energy market by building a plant to convert coal into gasoline in the town of Medicine Bow, Wyoming.

  • No Matter Who Wins US Election, Canada's Energy Sector Loses

    No Matter Who Wins US Election, Canada's Energy Sector Loses

    Financial Post | November 2, 2012

    Trevor Houser tells the Financial Post, "The Obama administration certainly didn't create the oil-and-gas boom, but they haven't tried to stop it either."

  • The Crisis That Dare Not Speak Its Name

    The Crisis That Dare Not Speak Its Name

    Foreign Policy | November 1, 2012

    Foreign Policy quotes Jacob Funk Kirkegaard in its piece on "why Obama and Romney are both afraid to talk about the mess in Europe".

  • Financial Friendship: Canada and the EU

    Financial Friendship: Canada and the EU

    TVO | November 1, 2012

    Jacob Kirkegaard is a guest on Canadian political program "The Agenda with Steve Paikin," discussing whether Canada should pursue closer ties with the EU.

  • Playing Hardball with Chinese Investors

    Playing Hardball with Chinese Investors

    Wall Street Journal | October 25, 2012

    Dan Rosen comments in response to the Journal's query of whether or not the US should block investment by Chinese companies in America until China opens its market wider to US businesses.

  • Singapore’s GIC Said to Invest in San Francisco Tower

    Singapore’s GIC Said to Invest in San Francisco Tower

    Bloomberg | October 24, 2012

    Thilo Hanemann comments on leaked details of Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC's investment in the trophy property at 101 California Street in San Francisco.

  • Iran's Bark Bigger Than Bite on Oil

    Iran's Bark Bigger Than Bite on Oil

    CNBC | October 23, 2012

    CNBC quotes Trevor Houser in an article on how Iran's threat to keep its oil off the world market if the West tightens sanctions would not likely have much impact on world oil prices.

  • Obama Faces Tough Call on Iran Oil Sanctions

    Obama Faces Tough Call on Iran Oil Sanctions

    Reuters | October 22, 2012

    Trevor Houser comments to Reuters on whether the Obama administration is likely to tighten or loosen sanctions on Iran in coming years.

  • Despite Politics, China is Spending More Than Ever on US Companies

    Despite Politics, China is Spending More Than Ever on US Companies

    Quartz | October 19, 2012

    Quartz, the Atlantic's business and economic news magazine, reports that 2012 is already a record year for Chinese companies investing in the US, citing RHG data.

  • China's Sany Group: US Discriminates Against China Firms' Investments

    China's Sany Group: US Discriminates Against China Firms' Investments

    Wall Street Journal | October 18, 2012

    WSJ reports on Sany Group's statement, following its attempted acquisition of Ralls Corp that was blocked by President Obama on national security grounds, that Chinese firms are "unfairly discriminated against in the US." RHG data on Chinese cross-border investment in the US is cited.

  • Chinese Firm Says US Rejection Deters Investment

    Chinese Firm Says US Rejection Deters Investment

    CNBC | October 18, 2012

    CNBC cites RHG data on Chinese OFDI in its report on Sany's claims of discrimination after being blocked from acquiring US wind company Ralls.

  • Inside China's GDP Data

    Inside China's GDP Data

    CNBC | October 18, 2012

    CNBC analyzes China's latest batch of official economic data using RHG-provided "numbers behind the numbers."

  • Failed US Deals Stir Tensions With China

    Failed US Deals Stir Tensions With China

    Wall Street Journal | October 18, 2012

    The Journal uses RHG OFDI numbers in a piece on how "a series of scuttled deals is rankling Chinese firms trying to invest in US businesses and throwing fuel on an increasingly tense trade relationship between the world's two largest economies."