RaboResearch - Economic Research

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Outlook 2013: Lower growth is the new reality

In 2013 the Dutch economy will show a very low growth rate of just 0.25%. Globally, the emerging markets will drive economic growth mostly. We project that, mainly as a result of the euro crisis, the global economy will grow by only 3.75% in 2013.

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Political risks in the eurozone (Special)

The eurozone's south is implementing austerity measures while the north is buying them the time to do so. Economic issues are usually extensively discussed. But what are the political risks that might render this strategy unfeasible?

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Sovereign credit ratings

In this paper we will assess the ratings given by Moody's, S&P and Fitch.

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Franse overheidsfinanciën: Economische kracht (Dutch)

Op het gebied van economische en institutionele kracht behoort Frankrijk tot de kernlanden van de eurozone. Deze studie brengt de positie van de Franse overheidsfinanciën in kaart en schetst de budgettaire en economische hervormingen die nodig zijn.

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Financial Crisis Investigation (Special)

The global financial crisis has not reached its final act just yet. But it would still be useful to take a look back and see what we have been through and, more importantly, how we got ourselves in such a mess in the first place.