The Euroarea and the New EU Member States

  • Lúcio Vinhas de Souza
  • Bas van Aarle

Part of the Euro-Asian Studies book series (EAS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. General Policy Issues for the Accession Countries

  3. Country-specific Monetary Policy and Exchange Rate Questions in the Run-up to Monetary Union

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Gonzalo Caprirolo, Vladimir Lavrač
      Pages 103-129
    3. Urmas Sepp, Martti Randveer, Raoul Lättemäe
      Pages 130-163
    4. Roman Matoušek, Anita Taci
      Pages 164-179
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 225-239

About this book


This collection analyses the monetary and exchange rate strategies of the EU accession countries during the EMU (pre-) accession phase and also policy questions that will appear upon Euroarea entry. Written by specialists in the field, it is a must-read for all economists with an interest in the rapidly evolving economies of the future EU member states.


macroeconomics monetary policy monetary union

Editors and affiliations

  • Lúcio Vinhas de Souza
    • 1
  • Bas van Aarle
    • 2
  1. 1.Kiel Institute for World EconomicsGermany
  2. 2.Catholic University LeuvenBelgium

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