RaboResearch - Economic Research

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The road(s) ahead: The global economy after corona

The corona crisis has caused major social, economic and political upheaval and has increased uncertainty about the future. We use scenario analysis to shed light on where countries around the world may be headed next.

Economic Report

Which jobs are vulnerable in the six-foot economy?

The United States might be stuck with a so-called ‘six-foot economy’ for a considerable period of time in order to prevent a re-emergence of the COVID-19 virus. Our main finding is that 23% of all US jobs might face problems to adapt to such an economy. Occupations in healthcare (60% vulnerable jobs), air transport (59%) and the hospitality sector (49%) are especially vulnerable.

Special Dutch version

Quality of management in the Netherlands

For the first time the quality of management practices in the Dutch manufacturing sector has been measured in an internationally comparable way. Dutch management is ranked sixth worldwide, behind the United States, Sweden and Germany.

Economic Quarterly Report Dutch version

Dutch economic boom to continue

The Dutch economy will grow by 3.1% in 2018 and by 2.5% in 2019. The global recovery boosts exports and a number of countries offer investment and trade opportunities for Dutch firms. Simultaneously, geopolitical events could have a major impact.

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We mogen onszelf meer gunnen (Dutch)

De Nederlandse en Duitse overheden hebben ruimte om meer te investeren. Dat verhoogt de levensstandaard in beide landen.

Economic Report

Nederlandse en Duitse overheden moeten meer uitgeven (Dutch)

De Nederlandse en de Duitse overheid hebben ruimte om meer uit te geven. Zeker in Duitsland zijn de publieke investeringen laag en kan meer worden uitgegeven aan onderwijs en infrastructuur. Nederlandse investeringen moeten gericht zijn op innovatie.

Economic Quarterly Report

Economische kerngegevens (Dutch)

De meest recente economische voorspellingen voor de Nederlandse en internationale economie en de financiële markten.