Employment in the 1990 ’ s 1

  title={Employment in the 1990 ’ s 1},
  author={Frederik Huizinga},
  • Frederik Huizinga
  • Published 2001
Employment in the Netherlands grew rapidly during the previous decade, fuelled by fast growth in the labour supply. At the same time, unemployment fell significantly. What were the dominant factors behind this favourable development? The economic reform of the eighties had left the economy in a favourable starting position, contributing to wage moderation and increased profitability. Wage moderation continued into the nineties, supported by additional tax cuts. After 1994, positive external… CONTINUE READING


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