Publications

June 11, 2015

Labour market adjustments during the Great Recession: an international comparison

The Great Recession has led to lower profits, lower employment, and lower wage growth. The response to the aggregate demand shocks differed substantially between countries.

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February 26, 2015

Mismatch on the Dutch labour market in the Great Recession

The Great Recession has caused unemployment in the Netherlands to rise from 3.1% in 2008 to over 7% at the beginning of 2014. Structural imbalances caused by labour mismatch could be one of the explanations underlying this high rate.

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June 19, 2014

The Dutch labour market during the Great Recession

This publication accompanies CPB Book 11 'Roads to recovery', it serves as a background paper to the labour market chapter in the CPB book.

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