Press releases

December 17, 2013

Slight growth 2014 will not yet lead to additional consumption

A slow climb out of recession is projected for the Dutch economy, with a ½% growth next year. Recovery of the labour market will take a little longer, with unemployment projected to increase to 7½% in 2014.

October 8, 2013

Early warning indicator to assess debt sustainability

Governments lack sufficient information to determine if they are in control of their finances.

September 17, 2013

CPB projects an economic growth of half a per cent for 2014

The CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis (CPB) projects a decline in GDP of 1¼% for 2013 and a GDP growth of 1/2% for 2014.

August 14, 2013

Updated CPB Projections, 2013-2014

CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis presents the Dutch Cabinet with its updated macroeconomic projections for 2013 and 2014.

June 17, 2013

Uitstel project 'Wind op Land' beste optie

This press release is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

June 13, 2013

June projections CPB are bleak

The Dutch economy this year is projected to fall by 1%. For next year, a slight recovery is projected, leading to a 1% increase in GDP. The budget deficit by 2014 is expected to be 3.7%.

June 5, 2013

Overheidsschuld nu aanvaardbaar, daling wel nodig

This press release is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

May 29, 2013

Geen extra belastinginkomsten door hoger toptarief

This press release is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

May 13, 2013

CPB lecture 2013 'Topinkomens en toptarieven', uitnodiging voor journalisten

This press release is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

April 9, 2013

Franz Edelman Award voor project optimale dijkhoogtes Nederland

This press release is in Dutch, there is no English translation.