Publications

March 22, 2018

First Communication National Productivity Board

Productivity growth is on the decline, in the OECD countries. In the Netherlands, structural growth is also slowing down. On the basis of this fact, the European Commission proposed that each EU Member State would install a national productivity board (NPB). The Council of the European Union has since adopted this proposal.

October 10, 2017

Analysis economic and budgetary effects of the financial appendix to the Coalition Agreement

This analysis is based on the measures in the financial appendix to the Coalition Agreement, as submitted to CPB on 29 September. Chapter 10 lists the measures included in the analysis.

September 19, 2017

Forecast September 2017 (MEV 2018)

In this publication CPB presents its analyses and projections of both the Dutch and worldwide economy in 2017 and 2018.

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June 14, 2017

Forecast June 2017

The lights are green for the economy of the Netherlands; it is growing and employment is increasing, leading to a decrease in unemployment to 4.7%. The government budget will result in a surplus, for both 2017 and 2018.

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March 24, 2017

Central Economic Plan (CEP) 2017

Global economic growth is expected to accelerate this year and also slightly in the year thereafter; particularly due to growth increases in emerging economies.

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September 20, 2016

Macro Economic Outlook (MEV) 2017

In this publication CPB presents its analyses and projections of both the Dutch and worldwide economy in 2016 and 2017.

March 21, 2016

Central Economic Plan (CEP) 2016

The moderate rate of economic recovery is continuing, on a global level, with a 2.9% growth in the world economy projected for this year, and 3.2% for the next.

June 11, 2015

Presentation: How will Dutch long-term unemployment recover?

Presentation used by Marloes de Graaf-Zijl during the meeting 'CPB Lecture 2015', 11 June 2015, The Hague.

June 11, 2015

Long-term unemployment in the Netherlands

Long-term unemployment will decline as the economy recovers, but this will not solve the problem of older long-term unemployed.

May 1, 2015

Causes and policy implications of the Dutch current account surplus

The Netherlands has experienced a persistent and relatively large current account surplus since the 1970s. In recent years the surplus has increased, reaching a historically high level of 8.5% of GDP in 2013.