RaboResearch - Economic Research

Special Dutch version

Outlook 2015

In the Outlook publication, Rabobank presents her yearly economic predictions for the coming year. The macroeconomic ‘Outlook 2015’ is published alongside the Thematic booklet ‘Prosperity in the new economic reality’.

Economic Report

Retail and investment banking

In this study we analyse the feasibility of Dutch implementation of the British (Vickers) and American (Volcker) proposals for separating retail and investment banking or a ban on proprietary trading, respectively.

Special Dutch version

Worse before it gets better

We have never actually exited the financial crisis. The problem simply shifted from consumers' assets to the banks balance sheets and ultimately landed on governments’ laps, which in Europe are currently attempting to transfer it to a supranational level.

Economic Quarterly Report

Rente en valuta: Hardnekkig spook (Dutch)

Het spook van de soevereine schuldencrisis wil maar niet verdwijnen. De nieuwe oprispingen komen vooral uit Griekenland en zijn een gevolg van het feit dat de eurozonelanden een land dat met solvabiliteitsproblemen kampt met liquiditeitsmaatregelen proberen boven water te houden.