Economy Amsterdam grows faster than that of The Netherlands

Published 2011 / 02
Summary In 2009 and 2010 the economy of Amsterdam performed better than that of The Netherlands. In 2011 it is expected to grow 3.3%, against 1.4% of The Netherlands as a whole. Primary reason is that 25% of all jobs in Amsterdam are in the financial and business services sector, which are recovering fast from the financial crisis.
Keywords economy, Amsterdam, GDP, employment
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