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Macroeconomic Opportunities and PESTLE Analysis of Netherlands 2017

Macroeconomic Opportunities and PESTLE Analysis of Netherlands 2017

The Netherlands economy is dominated by the service sector, which contributed approximately 80.7% to the total GDP in 2016. Government & care is the major contributing 19.9% of GDP. The Netherlands government is expected to start a number of projects that will help further develop on various sectors such as infrastructure, health, and education. The Netherlands has Sustainable Development Goals which provides direction for prioritizing capital expenditure, encouraging private investment and creating jobs for nationals in the private sector. The Netherlands government is focusing on tax reforms, which will encourage the consumer spending and move the economy toward an externally sustainable path.


1. Executive Summary
2. Political Analysis of the Netherlands
2.1: Structure and Stability of Government
2.2: Government Policy Agenda
2.2.1: Policy Agenda – Reforms and Future Plans
3. Economic Analysis of the Netherlands
3.1: Sectoral Contribution to GDP and GDP Growth Rate
3.2: Macroeconomic Forecast and Scenario Analysis (2017-2022)
3.3: Pricing Trends - Inflation and Interest Rates
3.4: Consumption, Saving, and Investment Trends
3.5: International Trade and Its Contribution to GDP
3.6: Foreign Direct Investment
4. Economic and Business Risk Analysis of the Netherlands
4.1: Risk in Current Account Balance
4.2: Terms of Trade in the Netherlands
4.3: Risk in Balance of Payment (BOP)
4.4: Risk in Fiscal Deficit
4.5: Risk in External Sector
4.5.1: External Debt and Default Risk
4.5.2: Risk in Foreign Exchange Reserves and Exchange Rate
4.6: Credit Rating of Countries
5. Social Analysis of the Netherlands
5.1: Social and Demographic Analysis
5.2: Labor Market
5.3: Social Development Index
6. R&D and Technological Factors of the Netherlands
6.1: R&D Expenditure in the Netherlands
6.2: Impact of Technology in Various Industries
6.3: Technology Policy
7. Legal Analysis of the Netherlands
7.1: Company Law
7.2: Labor Law
7.3: Tax Law
7.4: Recent Economic Policies1
7.5: Doing Business in the Netherlands 2017
8. Environmental Analysis of the Netherlands
8.1: Environmental Policy
9. SWOT Analysis – Search of Potential Opportunities in the Netherlands

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