The Dutch economy is booming driven by powerful tailwinds that have a tendency to reinforce themselves. With the world economy also stronger and a eurozone recovery boosting trade, we don’t see this changing anytime soon. Only the rising euro could throw some sand in the wheels. Source: Booming Holland | Seeking Alpha
September 1st, 2017 · Comments Off on Booming Holland
April 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on A Curious Economic Riddle
From most of its economic data post financial crisis one would be inclined to think Belgium is a peripheral Southern European eurozone economy. The Dutch economy on the other hand is one of the most competitive in the world. Yet for most of the post-financial crisis period, the Belgium economy performed considerably better on growth, […]
August 20th, 2016 · Comments Off on Booming Holland
December 1st, 2013 · Comments Off on Trouble in the Netherlands..
during 2011-2014 the Dutch government takes 6,5% of GDP in deficit-reducing measures, while the budget deficit only shrinks with a tiny 1% of GPD. And, gross public debt further increases from 65,7 percent GDP in 2011 to an expected 76,3 percent GDP in 2014 CPB, 2013 via Trouble in the Netherlands…
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June 15th, 2013 · Comments Off on No economic growth in the Netherlands for seven years
Top economists Rick van der Ploeg en former minister Willem Vermeend argue that the Netherlands hasn’t grown in seven years and this is unprecedented. They blame the 46 billion euro in austerity and the lack of any structural reforms to increase growth. With 8 billion more planned austerity measures planned, the prognosticated 1% growth for […]
March 30th, 2012 · Comments Off on Netherlands, trouble in paradise?
March 16th, 2010 · Comments Off on Good economic news from the Netherlands. The stimulus worked
Even in a very open economy..