20.02.2017Impact of the EU-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement on the Dutch Economy
The free trade agreement between the EU and Ukraine is predicted to have a positive effect on trade between the Netherlands and Ukraine. The predicted impact on the overall Dutch economy is positive but small.
09.02.2017Impact of Six EU Free Trade Agreements on the Dutch Economy
The European Union is considering six new Free Trade Agreements. The impact of these on the Dutch economy is positive but small. If all six envisaged FTAs take effect simultaneously, Dutch real GDP grows by 0.5 percent.
31.01.2017Market Concentration and Price Formation in the Global Cocoa Value Chain
Is market concentration among large cocoa firms responsible for the widespread poverty among cocoa farmers? Probably not.
25.01.2017The impact of airport capacity constraints on air fares
This report aims to provide a better understanding of the factors that influence the level of air fares in Europe, and specifically the impact of airport capacity constraints.
20.12.2016Note Revaluation frequency spectrum A2
Methodology for the revaluation of the renewal of FM frequency spectrum A2 for the period of 1 September 2011 to 1 September 2017. This methodology is currently under consultation.
26.10.2016Attracting and retaining highly skilled migrants in the Netherlands
Empirical analysis shows that highly skilled migrants stay in the Netherlands longer if their partner is employed.
26.10.2016Quality, reliability or innovation?
The market for learning materials in primary education is functioning adequately. Suppliers tailor their offering to the wishes of the majority of schools. The innovation and digitalization of learning materials is a step-by-step...
17.10.2016Second opinion SCBA Holwerd aan Zee
The plan Holwerd aan Zee may have added social value, but whether this is true is not yet apparent from the social cost-benefit analysis (SCBA) that was performed.
12.10.2016The curse of the winning taxi
A study into the problem of abnormally low tenders in the taxi transportation sector.
10.10.2016Monitor Associate degree pilot round 4B
The added value of pilot round 4B of Associate degree programmes turns out to be modest and stems mainly from the processes that were made possible through the collaboration.
05.10.2016Costs and benefits of approach to domestic violence and child abuse
A preliminary study on the possibilities of a social cost-benefit analysis.
04.10.2016Update of data for distribution model Participation Act 2017
In order to determine the provisional budgets for municipalities for 2017, the data used in the distribution model of the Participation Act should be updated.
04.10.2016Distribution model income portion Participation Act 2017
The government distributes the money for social assistance benefits amongst municipalities. In this study, the distribution model is further developed based on register data regarding all Dutch citizens.
03.10.2016The Competition Act in primary health care
Does the Competition Act (Mededingingswet) limit the collaboration between primary health care providers? If so, does it concern actual obstacles or is it the result of uncertainties amongst primary health care providers about...
29.09.2016Alternatives to government revenues from natural gas
An accelerated reduction of the gas production from the Groningen gas field will cost up to € 3.8 billion per year. SEO has designed four green tax packages that provide alternative income.
06.09.2016Free doesn't make it (a) good (deal)
The Free School Books Act has not solved the underlying problems on the market for learning materials. However, the act did have positive effects for secondary education.
Do higher personal contributions result in the avoidance of Wmo care in the Municipality of Veenendaal? This study shows the extent and consequences of care avoidance.
13.07.2016Distribution of secondments and placements amongst hiring employers
First measurement in connection with the Wet banenafspraak en quotum arbeidsbeperkten (Employment agreement and Quota for work-incapacitated persons Act)
12.07.2016Handbook for cost-benefit analysis of health care, education and labour market policies
Publication number: 2016-11A, 2016-11B Authors: C. Koopmans, A. Heyma, B. Hof, M. Imandt, L. Kok, M. Pomp Commissioned by: Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Ministry of Social...
11.07.2016Note Burden on benefits by the flexible workforce 2006-2014
An analysis of the inflow of permanent and flexible workers into social security between 2006 and 2014.