RaboResearch - Economic Research

Michiel van der Veen

Economist

Michiel works as an economist at RaboResearch Economic Scenarios and Projections.

He contributes among other things to the development of macro-economic and interest rate scenarios used in, for example, stress tests.

Michiel studied Economics and Finance at the University of Groningen.

Publications Michiel van der Veen

Economic Comment

COVID-19 Economic Dashboard

Since it takes a while before hard data is available, we have gathered a number of timely economic indicators that we can use to gauge the economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis.

Special

Very dangerous European cars part II

Soon, President Trump will announce what to do with tariffs on EU cars. We think he will not hike tariffs just yet, but will keep the tariff threat alive. Within the EU, the German and Hungarian economy are most vulnerable to higher car tariffs in the US.

Economic Report

Portugal: Continuing down the road of fiscal consolidation

Portuguese elections (October 6) are likely to be won by Prime Minister Costa’s Socialists. Costa’s ability to maintain fiscal prudence as a policy cornerstone will depend on the economy maintaining its momentum.