CPB World Trade Monitor July 2019
The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade increased 1.9% in July, having decreased 1.7% in June (initial estimate -1.4%).
Forecast September 2019 (MEV 2020)
The global economy is slowing down due to increased uncertainty as a result of trade tensions.
Treatment responses of mental health care providers after a demand shock
This paper investigates how two different groups of Dutch mental health care providers responded to an exogenous 20% drop in the number of patients in 2012.
Flexible Wages or Flexible Workers?
CPB investigated how firms adjust wages and employment in periods of adverse economic circumstances.
CPB World Trade Monitor June 2019
The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade decreased 1.4% in June, having increased 0.6% in May (initial estimate 0.3%) and growth in 2019Q2 was -0.7%, (-0.3% in 2019Q1).
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.
CPB World Trade Monitor May 2019
The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade increased 0.3% in May, having decreased 0.6% in April (initial estimate -0.7%).
Income and wealth during the course of life
Do households diminish their wealth during retirement? The life-cycle model by Modigliani and Brumberg (1954) suggests they do, but the empirical evidence in the literature does not support this hypothesis.
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...
2019 is called the year of Jan Tinbergen
This year it is exactly 50 years ago that Jan Tinbergen received the Nobel price for economics. Therefore there are lots of festivities.