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Assessment of China’s economy lies at the core of Rhodium Group’s expertise on global trends. After all, China presents the largest marginal changes in worldwide supply, demand, risk and opportunity.

Rhodium has the most highly respected independent China research team in the private sector. For more than twenty years we have used a multidisciplinary approach to produce path-breaking analyses and insights on China. Rhodium builds and employs proprietary databases on China’s inbound and outbound direct investment, market opening and policy reform, and economic and business cycle activity. Our financial system research takes a credit-oriented approach and has a strong record of anticipating monetary, currency, and regulatory policy dynamics. All research products reflect a passion for insight and context, delivering value for users in the corporate, financial, government and non-profit sectors.

A selection of Rhodium's China research is available below. For more information regarding our research and data services please email

Feb 15, 2024

Tipping Point? Germany and China in an Era of Zero-Sum Competition

The shifting economic relationship between Germany and China could have outsize impact on the direction of European policymaking toward Beijing.
Noah Barkin and Gregor Sebastian
Feb 5, 2024

China Pathfinder Update: Lack of Policy Solutions in Second Half of 2023 Belies Official Data

In the second half of 2023, Beijing's efforts on market policy reorientation were limited.
Daniel H. Rosen and Rachel Lietzow
Feb 2, 2024

Beijing’s Silence is Deafening

China's economic policymaking process appears broken, or at the very least impaired.
Logan Wright
Dec 29, 2023

Through the Looking Glass: China’s 2023 GDP and the Year Ahead

China may see a cyclical recovery to perhaps 3.0-3.5% growth in 2024 as the property sector bottoms out, but structural slowdown will remain the dominant story for years to come.
Daniel H. Rosen, Logan Wright, Charlie Vest, and Rogan Quinn