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Noah Barkin

Senior Advisor

Noah Barkin is a Senior Advisor with Rhodium Group's China practice, focusing on Europe-China relations and transatlantic China policy.


Noah is a part of the Rhodium Group team advising government and corporate clients. He is also a Visiting Senior Fellow in the Indo-Pacific Program at the German Marshall Fund of the United States and creator of the popular “Watching China in Europe” newsletter.

Previously he worked as a bureau chief, regional editor and roving Europe correspondent for Reuters, based in Berlin, Paris, London and New York. He has also written for publications including The Atlantic, The New York Times, Foreign Policy and Politico and is quoted regularly in leading international media. Noah has been a visiting fellow at the Mercator Institute for China Studies in Berlin and the American German Institute in Washington. He has testified in the U.S. Senate and the European Parliament, and is a regular speaker and moderator on European policy issues. Noah is also the author of a book on the euro. A native Californian, he has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and French from U.C. Berkeley and a Master’s degree from Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs.


Ain’t No Duty High Enough

EU duties on Chinese EV imports are unlikely to be high enough to slow market share gains for Chinese automakers, forcing Brussels to consider other tools to protect the continent’s car industry.