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Economy flourishes, but international uncertainties are increasing

Economy flourishes, but international uncertainties are increasing

The Dutch economy continues to flourish, with growth figures of 2.8% this year and 2.6% in 2019.

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CPB World Trade Monitor

CPB World Trade Monitor

The CPB World Trade Monitor shows that the volume of world trade increased 1.1% in July, having decreased 0.3% in June.

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Forecasts September 2018

The economy is flourishing; International uncertainties

MEV 2019, Short-term forecasts, up to and including 2019

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Recent publications

Macro Economic Outlook (MEV) 2019

The Dutch economy continues to flourish, with growth figures of 2.8% this year and 2.6% in 2019. Unemployment will drop to 3.5%, and most households will experience an increase in purchasing power. In this publication CPB presents its analyses and projections of both the Dutch and worldwide economy in 2018 and 2019.

MEV 2019, 18 September 2018, Go to publication

Back to normal monetary policy

Back to normal monetary policy

The question is no longer if, but when and how unconventional monetary policy will be phased out. The undoing of the unconventional policies will affect European economies, just as their build up stimulated the euro area economy.

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Biomass with CO2 storage presents unique opportunities

Biomass with CO2 storage presents unique opportunities

The costs to the EU of achieving its climate targets could be substantially reduced if it would use negative emissions technology, such as the gasification of biomass in specially designed power plants that capture CO2 and store it underground (BECCS).

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CPB Historical Collection: publications digitally available from 1946

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CPB Historical Collection: publications digitally available from 1946

Cyber Security Risk Assessment for the Economy

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Cyber Security Risk Assessment for the Economy

Brexit costs for the Netherlands arise from reduced trade

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Brexit costs for the Netherlands arise from reduced trade