Research

For more than two decades Rhodium Group and its principals have produced pathbreaking public studies on critical economic and policy trends.

This work, provided below, serves as the foundation for Rhodium commercial research, data and analytic services to the corporate, financial, government, philanthropic, and non-profit sectors.

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Oct 20, 2020

Expanding the Reach of a Carbon Tax: Emissions Impacts of Pricing Combined with Additional Climate Actions

Carbon prices alone are not enough to reach net-zero emissions by midcentury. Additional policies are needed to complement an economy-wide carbon tax and further cut CO2 from the US energy system.
John Larsen, Noah Kaufman, Peter Marsters, Whitney Herndon, Hannah Kolus, and Ben King
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Oct 19, 2020

Five Keys to a Transatlantic Agenda on China

We lay out five areas where change will be needed on both sides of the Atlantic in order for the US and Europe to come together on one of the biggest challenges of the 21st century: managing the rise of China.
Noah Barkin and Agatha Kratz
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Sep 17, 2020

The Undoing of US Climate Policy: The Emissions Impact of Trump-Era Rollbacks

President Trump has made dismantling environmental regulations a priority during his time in office. Rhodium Group has assessed the emissions implications for each of the major rollbacks.
Hannah Pitt, Kate Larsen, and Maggie Young
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Oct 8, 2020

Seeking Relief: China's Overseas Debt After COVID-19

The global economic downturn triggered by COVID-19 has reignited questions about the sustainability of China’s overseas lending and how Beijing will respond to the many countries struggling to manage their external debt obligations
Agatha Kratz, Matthew Mingey, and Drew D'Alelio