How Dutch cross border workers also can benefit from the export of Unemployment benefits.

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At the end of March and the beginning of April 2019, the media again published some disturbing reports about the planned changes to the unemployment schemes in the European regulation on social security and the possible misuse of Dutch benefits by foreign workers.
In this report, we briefly set out the facts regarding the unemployment proposals. What changes are on the European table? What determines Dutch unemployment legislation? Are the headlines right and do the (Dutch) politicians tell the whole story?
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationMaastricht
PublisherMaastricht University
Media of outputBlog
Publication statusPublished - 16 Apr 2019


  • unemployment
  • Europe
  • Nethetlands
  • revision
  • export
  • fraud
  • 883/2004
  • coordination

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