CPB World Trade Monitor August 2019

The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade increased 0.5% in August, having increased 1.4% in July (initial estimate 1.9%).

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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 2019 is called the year of Jan Tinbergen

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.

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 Forecast September 2019 (MEV 2020)

Forecast September 2019 (MEV 2020)

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

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.

Image Table Main Economic Indicators 2017-2020

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.