Peter Hein van Mulligen

Peter Hein van Mulligen (1974) is chief economist at Statistics Netherlands. He studied Quantitative Economics at the University of Groningen, where he obtained his Ph.D. in 2003 on quality adjustments in price index numbers. He started working at Statistics Netherland in 2002 as researcher and became chief economist in 2012. In 2020, he published ‘Met ons gaat het nog altijd goed’, in which he debunks several pessimistic myths about the Dutch economy and society.