The European Union and National Macroeconomic Policy

Synopsis

Considers the way in which the European Union has affected autonomy in macroeconomic policy-making of the member states. It begins with an introduction to economic ideas, and explores current themes surrounding monetary and fiscal policy and European integration, including economic policy co-ordination, objectives in national policy-making and motivations for participating in the European Monetary System. Particular focus is given to the larger member states: * the United Kingdom * Germany * France * Italy.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • James Forder
  • Anand Menon
  • Jeffrey Harrop
  • Mary Gregory
  • Daniel Weiserbs
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1998