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Economic Comment Dutch version

COVID-19 Economic Dashboard

Hard economic data usually comes available at quite some lag. To gauge the economic impact of COVID-19 we look at more timely economic indicators that are readily available. Data on traffic jams, international flights, and restaurant bookings are released sooner and more frequently. This helps us to better monitor the economic situation during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Comparing G20’s cash cannon in 2020

Advanced G20 countries have really fired up the cash cannon compared to emerging G20 economies during Covid-19. But without this sizeable government spending by both the advanced and the emerging G20 countries, G20’s total contraction could have been four times more severe.

Economic Quarterly Report

Sector prognoses: Better next year

Underneath the surface of the macroeconomic turbulence, we see a variety of developments between and among sectors in the Netherlands. But a total recovery is not in the cards for 2021. Sectors are effected by both the economic downturn and the corona restrictions.