1. Macro Economic Outlook (MEV) 2015

    In this publication CPB presents its analyses and projections of both the Dutch and worldwide economy in 2014 and 2015.

    MEV  | 16‑09‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 1.4 MB)

  2. Maximum likelihood estimation of the Markov chain model with macro data and the ecological inference model

    This paper merges two isolated bodies of literature: the Markov chain model with macro data (MacRae, 1977) and the ecological inference model (Robinson, 1950).

    CPB Discussion Paper 284 | 15‑09‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 1.5 MB)

  3. Three scenarios for European economic recovery

    This document describes in more detail how the three scenarios for European economic recovery that are presented in Roads to Recovery have been constructed.

    CPB Background Document  | 27‑08‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 394.5 KB)

  4. CPB Financial Stability Report 2014

    Report for the Dutch House of Representatives about international and national macroeconomic developments related to the financial sector

    CPB Communication  | 7‑08‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 940.2 KB)

  5. Do Wages Continue Increasing at Older Ages? Evidence on the Wage Cushion in the Netherlands

    In this study, we investigate the anatomy of older workers’ wages.

    CPB Discussion Paper 282 | 28‑07‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 2 MB)

  6. Optimally Differentiated Carbon Prices for Unilateral Climate Policy

    In this paper, a computable general equilibrium set-up is chosen in order to examine what pattern of differentiated carbon prices emerges as optimal in a second-best world.

    CPB Discussion Paper 283 | 24‑07‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 574.3 KB)

  7. Age-Specific Labour Market Effects of Employment Protection - A numerical approach

    The particular situation of the youngest and oldest individuals on the labour market motivates age-specific labour market analysis.

    CPB Discussion Paper 281 | 22‑07‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 1.7 MB)

  8. Bank recapitalization

    Banks have to increase their capital ratios to meet the new regulation requirements.

    CPB Background Document  | 11‑07‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 1.5 MB)

  9. Targeted advertising, platform competition and privacy

    Targeted advertising can benefit consumers through lower prices for access to websites. Yet, if consumers dislike that websites collect their personal information, their welfare may go down.

    CPB Discussion Paper 280 | 7‑07‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 1.7 MB)

  10. Economic growth and funded pension systems

    Growing pension savings lead to deeper capital markets. This can have a positive effect on economic growth by allowing firms that are more dependent on external finance to grow faster.

    CPB Discussion Paper 279 | 2‑07‑2014 | Download (PDF document, 2 MB)

Printed copies

All CPB publications on the CPB website can be downloaded, free of charge. If a CPB publication also appeared in print and has been published by CPB,  you can request a free copy (subject to availability).The complete Central Economic Plan and the complete Macro Economic Outlook (both in Dutch) may, against payment, be ordered at Sdu Publishers. To preserve the environment and to relieve our budget these editions are limited.


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