RaboResearch - Economic Research

Economic Report

The eurozone crisis - where are we right now?

The peripheral countries are at very different stages of economic recovery and rebalancing. Growth has returned and private and public balances have improved. Unemployment and public debt levels remain high, whilst part of the rebalancing may just be cyclical.

Economic Report Dutch version

From Grexit to Agree(k)ment

On 12 July, European leaders reached agreement as a basis to start negotiations on a third support package for Greece. This is under the condition that the Greek parliament accepts the proposal ultimately on Wednesday, after which parliaments in several other member countries have to give their mandate for starting the actual negotiations about the support package.

Economic Report

Griekenland zegt 'oxi'! (Dutch)

Zondag 5 juli stemden de Grieken in het referendum in ruime meerderheid ‘oxi’ (neen). Wij zien nauwelijks ruimte om tot een akkoord te komen over een derde steunpakket voor Griekenland en achten een Grexit nu het meest waarschijnlijke scenario.

Economic Report

Pre-referendum Greece: a road map for the months ahead

The referendum this Sunday will not end uncertainty over Greek saga, also not in case of the most favourable outcome. As such it is unthinkable that Greek banks are reopened on Tuesday. We provide three scenario’s on what to expect in the next months.

Economic Report Dutch version

Regional outlook Europe

This regional study on Europe focuses on the economic outlook and risks for the entire region, but also on the differences between countries within the area. The purpose of the study is to both benchmark European countries on economic developments and fundamentals and to create a comprehensive view on where Europe’s economies are heading.

Economic Report

Griekenland: een Grexit is geen reële optie (Dutch)

Een Grexit is rationeel gezien geen logische optie. Het is te kostbaar voor alle betrokken partijen. Onderliggend blijft de hoge schuldenlast een probleem. Wij pleiten daarom voor een herstructurering op termijn in ruil voor verdere hervormingen.