Publications

July 11, 2014

Bank recapitalization

Banks have to increase their capital ratios to meet the new regulation requirements.

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July 7, 2014

Targeted advertising, platform competition and privacy

Targeted advertising can benefit consumers through lower prices for access to websites. Yet, if consumers dislike that websites collect their personal information, their welfare may go down.

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June 12, 2014

Choosing privacy: How to improve the market for personal data

Businesses and the government are all collecting more and more personal data, and they use these data ever more intensively. This is mostly to the benefit of citizens, but not in all cases.

December 10, 2013

Optimal bail-out policies under renegotiation

We study how the possibility of renegotiation affects optimal bail-out policies for countries under asymmetric information on a country's cost of reforms.

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March 26, 2013

The changing landscape of financial markets in Europe, the United States and Japan

We compare the structure of the financial sectors of the EU27, Japan and the United States, looking at a set of 23 indicators.

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January 8, 2013

Interactie Milieubeleidsinstrumenten met het ETS

This document is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

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November 12, 2012

Economische invalshoek Staatsdeelnemingen

This document is in Dutch, there is no English translation.

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July 3, 2012

Optimal regulation of lumpy investments

In this CPB Discussion Paper we study optimal timing of regulated investment in a real options setting, in which the regulated monopolist has private information on investment costs.

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