© 2007

Monetary Integration in Europe


Part of the Studies in Economic Transition book series (SET)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Horst Tomann
    Pages 17-31
  3. Horst Tomann
    Pages 49-74
  4. Horst Tomann
    Pages 93-119
  5. Horst Tomann
    Pages 121-134
  6. Horst Tomann
    Pages 135-149
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 151-154

About this book


Can the European Economic and Monetary Union survive as an institution providing the highest degree of monetary integration? Can it withstand crises in international markets and contribute to the stability of the global financial system? This book addresses these questions, emphasising the need for new forms of economic policy coordination.


economic policy fiscal policy growth monetary policy monetary union

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.BerlinGermany

About the authors

HORST TOMANN is Jean Monnet Professor for European Economic Policy at the Economics Department, Freie University of Berlin, Germany. He received his academic education at the Universities of Cologne and the Saarland, and was a staff member at the German Council of Economic Experts. He has had several appointments as Visiting Professor, among others at the University of Pennsylvania (Wharton School) and the University of Birmingham. His main research field is applied economics with a special focus on the economics of European integration. He is the co-editor of Palgrave Macmillan's book series Studies in Economic Transition.

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