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June 6, 2017

CPB Risicorapportage Financiële Markten 2017

Publication (in Dutch only)

Rapportage voor de Tweede Kamer over de internationale en nationale macro-economische ontwikkelingen in samenhang met ontwikkelingen in de financiële sector.

May 12, 2017

Collateral Damage? Decreasing House Prices and Entrepreneurial Lending


We study the effect of housing collateral on entrepreneurial lending in the Netherlands. This residential collateral channel is especially relevant for sole proprietors for whom there is no legal distinction between the owner and the business.

April 25, 2017

Tax arbitrage incentives for mortgage prepayment behavior: Evidence from Dutch micro data


This paper exploits a unique set of Dutch micro data to analyze the response in prepayment behavior to changes in incentives for prepaying.

April 5, 2017

Optimal Tax Routing: Network Analysis of FDI diversion


The international corporate tax system is considered as a network and, just like for transportation, ‘shortest’ paths are computed, minimizing tax payments for multinational enterprises when repatriating profits. We include corporate income tax rates, withholding taxes on dividends, double tax treaties and the double taxation relief methods.

March 24, 2017

Kritische multiplierwaarden voor een negatief schuldeffect van tekortreducerende maatregelen

Publication (in Dutch only)

Tekortreducerende maatregelen door de overheid, bedoeld om de houdbaarheid van de staatsschuld te verbeteren, zullen in eerste instantie de economische groei drukken en vermoedelijk ook de inflatie.

March 24, 2017

The role of inflation-linked bonds


The market for inflation-linked bonds (ILBs) is growing, but still small when compared to the market for nominal bonds. This paper raises the question why governments do not rely more on ILBs to finance their public debts?

February 13, 2017

Effecten flexibele ingangsleeftijd AOW

Publication (in Dutch only)

De initiatiefnemer van het wetsvoorstel ‘Flexibele ingangsdatum AOW’, het Kamerlid dhr. Klein, heeft het CPB gevraagd naar de effecten hiervan op de werkgelegenheid en de houdbaarheid van de overheidsfinanciën.

February 9, 2017

Een economische blik op verevening

Publication (in Dutch only)

Dit boek gaat over een welvaartseconomische benadering van verevening. We geven hiermee een aanzet tot een andere manier om naar dit onderwerp te kijken en verkennen hoe deze benadering concreet vorm zou kunnen krijgen.

January 31, 2017

VAT and Agriculture: Lessons from Europe


Little has been written about the treatment of agriculture under the value added tax (VAT). This article attempts to fill the void by surveying and evaluating the situation in the Member States of the European Union (EU) and some other countries.

January 20, 2017

The effect of financial development on economic growth: a meta-analysis


The financial crisis has renewed interest in the finance-growth relationship. We analyze the empirical literature and find a moderate positive but decreasing effect of finance on growth.