RaboResearch - Economic Research

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Deflatie in de eurozone: is het waarschijnlijk? (Dutch)

Het inflatietempo in de eurozone ligt al geruime tijd beneden de streefwaarde van de ECB. Hoewel nog steeds sprake is van een langzame stijging van het prijspeil rijst steeds vaker de vraag of Europa aan de rand van een tijdperk van deflatie staat.

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Conditionele eurobonds als overgangsregime (Dutch)

Sinds begin 2010 staat de eurozone onder grote druk. Het gevaar van het al of niet gedeeltelijk uiteenvallen van de eurozone is nog niet geweken. Een tijdelijk regime van conditionele eurobonds kan voor langere tijd stabiliteit scheppen en legt de juiste prikkels voor beleidsmakers.

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Conditional Euro T-Bills as a transitional regime

Since early 2010, tensions within the Eurozone have risen sharply. What started with a Greek confession that both projections for and past realizations of government debt and deficit statistics were blatantly off the mark, developed into a Euro crisis of systemic proportions.

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Outlook 2012 (full report)

In 2011, we have seen a sluggish continuation of last year's weak recovery from the Great Recession. There are now, however, indications that the economy is once again heading towards a considerable slowdown in growth.

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Breaking up the eurozone

This paper deals with the question whether or not it is a good idea to break up the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU or eurozone).

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Outlook 2010: globalisation at a crossroads

With regard to globalization, we find ourselves at a crossroads in a number of areas. In this special report we focus on the future - even more so than in our economic Outlook for 2010 and beyond - and we describe the dynamic field in which changes to the economic and political world order are currently taking place.

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Make the euro stronger

The euro is under pressure. Following a strong surge, the European currency has lost terrain against the dollar again. It is therefore time to strengthen the European currency institutionally.