The road to monetary union

price stability through tax reform by John F. Chown

Publisher: Institute of Directors in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 56 Downloads: 394
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  • European Economic Community.

Edition Notes

Statementby John Chown and Geoffrey Wood.
ContributionsWood, Geoffrey E. 1945-, Institute of Directors.
The Physical Object
Pagination56p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21111469M
ISBN 100900939729
OCLC/WorldCa29518860

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This book explains the political background and describes the decision-making leading to European Monetary Union, as seen by a former central banker who participated in the process during more than two decades.

Political rather than economic considerations were decisive in establishing : Palgrave Macmillan UK. `an important source of knowledge indispensable for students of the road to monetary union in the EU' Henrik Plaschke, Public Adminstration `a major work in the study of European integration with a particular emphasis on the formation of the Maastricht Treaty and the Economic and Monetary Union' Henrik Plaschke, Public AdminstrationCited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction The Political Background to European Integration The Rome Treaty () and the Barre-Plans () Economic and Monetary Union: The Hague Summit of The Werner Report () The Snake () The European.

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The final section of the book presents case studies on monetary and central bank experiences in Germany, the United States, Canada and Hungary. The French Road to European Monetary Union By David J.

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It also reconsiders the rationale and underlying philosophy Author: Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa. The road to monetary union in East Africa Share this blog post On 30 November, the heads of state of the partner states of the East African Community (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda) met in Kampala to approve the Protocol for the Establishment of an East African Monetary Union.

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Economic and monetary union in the European Union represents a massive change for Europe and for the world. The Road to Maastricht identifies why the agreement was possible and how the agreement was made. The book examines the motives that inspired European political leaders, the strategies that they pursued, and the institutions that were used to achieve monetary union.

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The Road to Monetary Union in Europe: The Emperor, the Kings, and the Genies. Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Additional contact information Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa: Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank in OUP Catalogue from Oxford University PressCited by: An omission from a book that takes so broad a view of monetary unions is monetary disunions that never happened, for example, monetary implications of a secession of Quebec from Canada.

All in all, Chown has produced a useful work for the monetary historian and an interesting book for non-specialists.

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