Corona crisis scenarios

Recession unavoidable, increase in government debt bearable.

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Image CPB World Trade Monitor January 2020

CPB World Trade Monitor January 2020

The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade decreased 1.2% in January.

Image Limitation of holding structures for intra-EU dividends: A blow to tax avoidance?

Limitation of holding structures for intra-EU dividends

This article analyses the recent rulings from the European Court of Justice in two Danish cases and examines their possible impact on international tax avoidance.

Image More environmental benefits with recycling #how?

More environmental benefits with recycling #how?

The use of secondary raw materials can generate significant environmental benefits.

Image Checking election promises is important to voters

Checking election promises is important to voters

What is the economic impact of the election manifestos of political parties? In an increasing number of countries, government assessment bodies are busy calculating this impact.

Image Brexit costs for the Netherlands arise from reduced trade

Brexit costs for the Netherlands arise from reduced trade

By 2030, the costs for the Netherlands could run up to 1.2% of GDP, or 10 billion euros.

Image Treatment responses of mental health care providers after a demand shock

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.

Image Can your house keep you out of a nursing home?

Can your house keep you out of a nursing home?

We examine the impact of the accessibility of an older individual’s house on her use of nursing home care.

Image Flexible Wages or Flexible Workers?

Flexible Wages or Flexible Workers?

CPB investigated how fi rms adjust wages and employment in periods of adverse economic circumstances.