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Projections September 2020 (MEV 2021)

Extension of support package reduces increase in unemployment, but also leads to greater budget deficit.

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September 15, 2020

Actualisatie Middellangetermijnverkenning 2022-2025

Naast de MEV is vandaag een actualisatie van de middellangetermijnverkenning gepubliceerd. In de basisverkenning herstelt de economie geleidelijk van de corona-recessie. Vanwege de grote onzekerheid is er ook een...

August 17, 2020

August projections 2020-2021

Renewed growth in Dutch economy from third quarter onwards, but downturn will reverberate.

June 16, 2020

June forecast 2020

Unprecedented 6% decrease in GDP in 2020, followed by an increase of 3% next year. Unemployment would double, but, although public finances would be severely impacted, they would not enter the danger zone. Great uncertainty.

March 26, 2020

Corona crisis scenarios

Recession unavoidable, increase in government debt bearable.

March 17, 2020

Forecast 17 March 2020 (CEP 2020 complete)

March 26, CPB publishes new corona-scenarios (in Dutch).

March 3, 2020

Forecast 3 March 2020 (CEP 2020, summary)

Steady underlying growth.

December 18, 2019

Forecast December 2019

Economic growth is slowing down in the Netherlands due to the decline in global growth and, to a lesser extent, the issues around nitrogen and PFASs.

November 18, 2019

Middellangetermijnverkenning 2022-2025

De bbp-groei valt terug naar 1,1% per jaar in 2022-2025 door de geringere groei van het arbeidsaanbod. De vergrijzing leidt ertoe dat de bevolking in de leeftijdscategorie 15-74 jaar voor het eerst afneemt....

September 17, 2019

Forecast September 2019 (MEV 2020)

The global economy is slowing down due to increased uncertainty as a result of trade tensions.

August 15, 2019

Table Main Economic Indicators 2017-2020

Table Main Economic Indicators 2017-2020 of the upcoming Macro Economic Outlook 2020 (up to and including 2020), to be published on 17 September 2019.

June 19, 2019

Forecast June 2019

The Dutch economic growth rate is slowing down due to the ill wind blowing from abroad. Export growth is declining. The waning growth in production has had remarkably little impact on the labour market, which remains...

March 21, 2019

Forecast March 2019 (CEP 2019)

The high growth rate of the Dutch economy is over.

March 5, 2019

Preliminary Forecast March 2019 (cCEP 2019)

The high growth rate of the Dutch economy is over.

December 19, 2018

Forecast December 2018

Economy is running well, peak is over; International risks remain large.