RaboResearch - Economic Research

Economic Report

Dutch Budget 2015

With the deficit falling in line with expectations, the Dutch 2015 Budget contained only limited new policy measures. 2015 will be yet another year of austerity, and major reforms in health care and the labour market will be implemented.

Economic Quarterly Report Dutch version

The Netherlands: fragile recovery in the Dutch economy

The Dutch economy is growing moderately in 2014. Household consumption will make a positive contribution in 2015, which results in an acceleration of GDP growth. Geopolitical tensions are a downside risk for the economic recovery.