Economic surveys and country surveillance

Economic Survey of the Netherlands 2018



Executive Summary, Assessment and Recommendations, Overview


The rise of self-employment in the Netherlands: is the “polder model” at risk?, Blogpost

Brexit and Dutch Exports: Fewer glasshouses, more glass towers as agri-food shrinks and finance gains, Blogpost 


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The Netherlands is experiencing vibrant economic activity, with gross domestic product (GDP) at about 8% above its pre-crisis peak and the unemployment rate below 4%. Growth picked up to above 3% in 2017, which was well above the euro area and OECD averages.


See also: 

The Netherlands: Economic Forecast Summary
The Netherlands: Structural Reform Priorities
The Netherlands: Blog posts

OECD Economic Surveys: Netherlands 2016

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For further information please contact the Netherlands Desk at the OECD Economics Department.

The Secretariat’s draft report was prepared for the Committee by Annabelle Mourougane, Mark Baker and Rafal Kierzenkowski under the supervision of Pierre Beynet. Statistical research assistance was provided by Gabor Fulop and editorial assistance by Claude-Annie Manga-Collard. The Survey also benefitted from contributions by Christine Arriola, Andrew Auerbach, Boele Bonthuis, Bert Brys, Caitlin Carrico, Balázs Égert, Lindy Gielens, Julien Jarrige, Marius Luske, and Donal Smith.


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