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CPB World Trade Monitor

CPB World Trade Monitor

The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade increased 1.5% in March

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Forecasts March 2017

Budget surplus; rising inflation

Short-term forecasts, up to and including 2018

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Recent publications

Optimal Tax Routing: Network Analysis of FDI diversion

The international corporate tax system is considered as a network and, just like for transportation, ‘shortest’ paths are computed, minimizing tax payments for multinational enterprises when repatriating profits. We include corporate income tax rates, withholding taxes on dividends, double tax treaties and the double taxation relief methods.

CPB Discussion Paper 349, 5 April 2017, Go to publication

Biomass with CO2 storage presents unique opportunities

Biomass with CO2 storage presents unique opportunities

The costs to the EU of achieving its climate targets could be substantially reduced if it would use negative emissions technology, such as the gasification of biomass in specially designed power plants that capture CO2 and store it underground (BECCS).

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Charted Choices 2018-2021

Charted Choices 2018-2021

CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis has published the results of its assessment of the election manifestos. The report, Charted Choices 2018-2021, contains an analysis of the financial-economic choices made by 11 Dutch political parties. Differences between them proved to be large; both in the types of measures chosen by the various parties and in the resulting effects.

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Cyber Security Risk Assessment for the Economy

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Cyber Security Risk Assessment for the Economy

The effects of higher teacher pay on teacher retention

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The effects of higher teacher pay on teacher retention

Brexit costs for the Netherlands arise from reduced trade

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Brexit costs for the Netherlands arise from reduced trade