Publications

November 4, 2014

Presentation for OECD STEP 'Roads to recovery'

This presentation was used by Albert van der Horst at the OECD STEP meeting in Paris on October 30, 2014.

October 30, 2014

Demanding occupations and the retirement age in the Netherlands

In the policy debate on increasing the statutory retirement age, the issue has been raised to make an exception for workers with demanding occupations, since health considerations may make it unreasonable to expect them to work longer.

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October 30, 2014

Ranking the Stars: Network Analysis of Bilateral Tax Treaties

With a novel approach this paper sheds light on the international tax planning possibilities of multinationals.

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October 30, 2014

Shop till you drop those tax rates: Treaty shopping as a determinant for FDI stocks

This CPB Background Document supplements the CPB Discussion Paper 290 ‘Ranking the Stars - network analysis of bilateral tax treaties’ (van 't Riet & Lejour, 2014).

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October 21, 2014

Structural budget balance: a love at first sight turned sour

The structural budget balance, which corrects the nominal government budget balance for one-offs and business cycle effects, is used to assess underlying fiscal policy effort.

October 20, 2014

Collective versus Individual Pension Schemes: a Welfare-Theoretical Perspective

This paper explores the welfare effects of a number of collective pension contracts, distinguishing between the two welfare effects.

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October 17, 2014

The effectiveness of fiscal stimuli for working parents

We study the relative effectiveness of fiscal stimuli for working parents in an empirical model of household labour supply and childcare use.

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September 16, 2014

Macro Economic Outlook (MEV) 2015

In this publication CPB presents its analyses and projections of both the Dutch and worldwide economy in 2014 and 2015.