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Hugo Erken

Head International Economics

Hugo Erken is head International Economics at RaboResearch Global Economics & Markets.

Hugo coordinates the team of international economists within GEM that is responsible for analyzing and forecasting international macroeconomic, political and financial developments. Besides his coordinating tasks, Hugo is a country analyst for the US and India and has a special interest in thematic work covering the labour market and productivity.

Hugo joined RaboResearch in 2015. Previously, Hugo has worked for the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, the Dutch Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment, and the CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis. Hugo graduated in International Economics at Radboud University Nijmegen and wrote his PhD dissertation on Productivity, R&D and Entrepreneurship at the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Publications Hugo Erken

Economic Quarterly Report

Eurozone: conjunctureel herstel, structureel kwetsbaar (Dutch)

De economische groei in de eurozone trekt dit en komend jaar verder aan. Tegelijkertijd is het herstel kwetsbaar, omdat de arbeidsmarkt minder efficiënt is gaan functioneren en vooral Zuid-Europese landen nog steeds kampen met een hoog aandeel slechte leningen.