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MEP Paul TANG

Netherlands
Start of mandate:
02.07.2019
Last name:
TANG
First name:
Paul
Born:
23.04.1967, Haarlem
Group:
Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
Party:
Partij van de Arbeid
Committees:
Delegations:
Date Name of document MEP's vote Policy area MEP's vote
Date Name of document MEP's vote Loyal / Rebel to political group Policy area MEP's vote

Parliamentary activities

Participation in roll-call votes:
89.58%
 
 
1728 out of 1929 votes
Ranking: 609th
Loyalty to political group:
96.53%
1668 out of 1728 votes
Ranking: 257th
Loyalty to national party:
99.54%
1719 out of 1727 votes
Ranking: 316th

Curriculum vitae

  • Education

  • 1995-2000 - Researcher, Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis (CPB)
  • 2000-2005 - Programme manager for European analysis and head, Economic Analysis Department, CPB
  • 2005-2007 - Deputy Director for General Economic Policy, Ministry of Economic Affairs
  • 2010-2011 - Independent economic consultant, Paul Tang Advies & Onderzoek
  • 2011-2013 - Economic consultant, Boer & Croon Management
  • 2011-2013 - Columnist with de Groene Amsterdammer
  • Professional career

  • 1985-1991 - University of Amsterdam: economics (cum laude)
  • 2001 - University of Amsterdam: PhD in economics
  • Political career

  • Offices held in a political party or national trade union
  • 2005 - Member, internal committee of the Dutch Labour Party (Noten Committee) on the future of the welfare state
  • 2009-2015 - Member of the editorial board of 'Socialisme en Democratie'
  • 2014 - Leading candidate on the Dutch Labour Party list for the European elections
  • Offices held in a national parliament
  • 2007-2010 - Member of the House of Representatives (Netherlands States General)
  • Other activities

  • 1987-... - Member of the Dutch Labour Party
  • 2012-01/2014 - Member of the Executive Board, Gaming Authority