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Andrew Polk

Andrew Polk

Co-Founder at Trivium/China
Trivium China
  • The Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
  • Chaoyang District, Beijing, China

Andrew was formerly director of China research at Medley Global Advisors and senior China economist at The Conference Board China Center for Economics and Business in Beijing.

Previously, he worked at the Institute of International Finance, where he conducted macroeconomic analysis on emerging markets in the Asia/Pacific region. His research focus has included monetary policy, capital flows, and financial market development throughout East and Southeast Asia, with a particular emphasis on China. He has also conducted growth and inflation forecasting and country risk analysis for the region.

He has held research positions at the East Asia Desk of the U.S. Treasury Department, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and Foreign Policy magazine.

Andrew earned his BA in American studies and communication at Texas A&M University and holds an MA with distinction in economics and China studies from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

Trivium China

Trivium is a team of analysts publishing research on China’s politics and economy. We also work with firms and funds on a bespoke basis.


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Track Research
Trivium China
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Real Estate Foresight
China Beige Book

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