Centraal Planbureau

Steady economic growth, Government deficit declines

Short-term forecasts CEP 2015, March 2015, up to and including 2016. To the press release

Recent publications

Investment in the OECD: pre- and post-crisis developments

In June 2015, the Netherlands will chair the OECD Ministerial Council Meeting. This year’s edition will address investment topics.

CPB Communication  | 19‑05‑2015 | Download (PDF document, 1.9 MB)

Melting Ice Caps and the Economic Impact of Opening the Northern Sea Route

A consequence of melting Arctic ice caps is the commercial viability of the Northern Sea Route, connecting North-East Asia with North-Western Europe.

CPB Discussion Paper 307 | 12‑05‑2015 | Download (PDF document, 2.9 MB)

Causes and policy implications of the Dutch current account surplus

The Netherlands has experienced a persistent and relatively large current account surplus since the 1970s. In recent years the surplus has increased, reaching a historically high level of 8.5% of GDP in 2013.

CPB Policy Brief 2015/05 | 1‑05‑2015 | Download (PDF document, 3 MB)

Popular publications

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CPB Policy Brief 2015/05

Causes and policy implications of the Dutch current account surplus. Read the press release

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Movie about CPB-projections

Making projections is one of CPB's core activities. How are these projections made? Watch the movie

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CPB World Trade Monitor

The volume of world trade decreased by 0.1% in the month March. Read more

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Forecasts CEP 2015 (March)

The most recent macroeconomic projections up to and including 2016. Go to the data

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CPB Policy Brief 2014/07

Structural budget balance: a love at first sight turned sour... Improvements required. Read more

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