››››››››››   LATEST ISSUE:   November   Global economy hits stall speed

The pH Report helps you navigate through the ‘New Normal’

“Your work on this is a very good example of how demographics in mainstream economics has been under-emphasized for too long.”

Andy Haldane, Chief Economist, Bank of England

The pH Report value proposition

The aim of our regular published research is to provide clients with:

  • A global perspective on evolving economic issues: often through the uniquely well-placed lens of the chemical industry.
    The chemical industry has excellent correlation with IMF data and is recognised as the global economy’s best leading indicator.
  • Situational awareness: highlighting the key factors in the evolving landscape, often those generally overlooked
  • Scenario analysis: where appropriate, showing the range of conceivable outcomes

The analysis within the pH Report is founded on the extensive experience and global perspective of the lead authors, supported by the wider group of consulting colleagues and specialist data sets.


Subscribing to The pH Report gets you…

  • Monthly research
  • Telephone access to the authors

The pH Report request sample

The New Normal Channel

Download New Normal eBook

New Normal e-bookWritten by Paul Hodges and John Richardson, it describes how the ageing of the Western Baby Boomers is changing the global economy.



Paul HodgesPaul Hodges

Is a trusted adviser to major companies and the investment community, and has a proven track record of accurately identifying key trends in global marketplaces. He has been widely recognised for correctly forewarning of the 2008 global financial crisis…

Read Paul’s biography   ►
Contact Paul   ►

Daniel de Blocq van ScheltingaDaniël de Blocq
van Scheltinga

Was the first foreigner to be granted permission to run the finance company of a top-tier Chinese State Owned Enterprise…

Read Daniel’s biography   ►
Contact Daniel   ►

David HughesDavid Hughes

Is an expert on the Middle East, having lived and worked in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for 5 years, after leading SABIC’s global business redesign programme in 2009…

Read David’s biography   ►
Contact David   ►

Paul SatchellDr Paul W Satchell

Paul has a total of 37 years of chemical industry experience, beginning as a chemist at BP’s Research Centre in Sunbury-on-Thames in 1980…

Read Paul’s biography   ►
Contact Paul   ►