Special reports

Thought-leadership documents produced collaboratively by RSM experts around the world.

RSM INSIGHT: Coronavirus: Financial Reporting Considerations

20 April 2020
We provide a high level overview of the key financial reporting considerations arising from Coronavirus

US - Coronavirus pandemic hinders global automotive supply chains

20 April 2020
With the recent passage of “phase one” of a trade agreement between the United States and China and the ratification of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), 2020 was supposed to be a transitional year for the global auto industry.

2017 RSM Manufacturing Monitor Survey

29 September 2017
The 2017 RSM Manufacturing Monitor surveyed 660 middle market manufacturers based in the United States as well as Australia, Canada, China, Japan and Mexico. The Monitor provides in-depth analysis of areas of primary importance to the industry, including growth, technology, profitability and risk.

The Global Real Economy - TPP, Brexit and Ireland

8 November 2016
The third edition of the RSM's Global Real Economy, with insight on the Trans Pacific Treaty, Brexit and it's effect on different industries, and the Rep. of Ireland's 2017 budget and how it relates to multinational companies.

2016 RSM Automotive Monitor

29 September 2016
Insights into trends and changes in the automotive supplier industry

2016 RSM Manufacturing Monitor

29 September 2016
Insights into trends and changes in manufacturing

RSM publishes second edition of The Global Real Economy - Four global risks facing the middle market

23 May 2016
This edition of The Global Real Economy includes five articles from chief economist Joe Brusuelas;  Brendan Quirk, RSM’s regional leader for Latin America and Dr. Suresh Surana, founder of RSM India, on the following topics: 

International Business Resilience Survey

25 November 2015
This report is part of the RSM Business Resilience Survey. European entrepreneurs and experts from the RSM network in Europe, were asked to evaluate companies’ strategy choices, the mentality of business leaders, the business culture of their country and key macroeconomic data. 410 auditors and other members of the RSM network and 291 entrepreneurs from several cou

Will India be the next hotspot for economic growth?

23 October 2015
India is presently the world’s third-largest economy, with gross domestic product (GDP) of U.S. $7.4 trillion, in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP). The World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have projected India’s annual growth rate at 7.25 percent for 2015.

The Global Real Economy - analysis and insights

19 October 2015
The Global Real Economy is a new bi-annual e-publication, which includes economic and other business insights to reflect the RSM network’s global reach and its ability to provide world-class audit, tax and consulting services to leaders of entrepreneurial, growth-focused companies around the world.

RSM European Business Resilience Survey

5 October 2015
This report is part of the RSM European Business Resilience Survey. The aim of the survey is to take a look behind the scenes of economic development and activity.

The Evolution of Tax: a fifty-year perspective

5 October 2015
A thought-leadership paper analysing the future evolution of the tax landscape, benchmarked against tax trends of the last 50 years. It includes the opinions of over 50 RSM tax leaders from around the world.  

Rebuilding the Global Economy

5 October 2015
Insights from an international comparative study of business ‘birth’ and ‘death’ rates.