September 19, 2005

Wind turbines at the North Sea; a social cost benefit analysis

At the request of the ministry of Economic Affairs, CPB and the Energy research Centre of The Netherlands (ECN) have conducted a social cost-benefit analysis (cba) of an investment in wind turbines at the North Sea.

May 27, 2005

New economic geography, empirics, and regional policy

There are doubts about the effectiveness of regional policy. Well known are the fruitless attempts of Italy to bridge the gap between the Mezzogiorno and the North and of Germany to bridge the gap between the Neue Länder and the West.