Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-11 of 11 items

  • Keywords: Economic and Monetary Union x
  • University Presses: Cornell University Press x
  • Cornell University Press x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Economic Rapprochement, Monetary Standstill, July 1976–June 1977

Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol

in A Europe Made of Money: The Emergence of the European Monetary System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450839
eISBN:
9780801465932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450839.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the paradoxical double turnaround in mid-1976: the improvement of economic convergence among European Economic Community (EEC) member states but the relative standstill in ... More


Conflicting Options, July 1977–March 1978

Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol

in A Europe Made of Money: The Emergence of the European Monetary System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450839
eISBN:
9780801465932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450839.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines how the debate over the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) resurfaced at the very top of the European Economic Community's (EEC) political agenda, from the decision of the ... More


EMU off the Agenda? June 1975–June 1976

Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol

in A Europe Made of Money: The Emergence of the European Monetary System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450839
eISBN:
9780801465932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450839.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines why and how economic divergences resulted only in the partial disappearance of monetary cooperation from the European Community's agenda between June 1975 and June 1976. It ... More


European Monetary Cooperation, 1945–1974: Background and Debates

Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol

in A Europe Made of Money: The Emergence of the European Monetary System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450839
eISBN:
9780801465932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450839.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter explores several key ideas necessary to understand how monetary coordination works. It first considers the so-called triangle of compatibilities, or trilemma. According to Robert ... More


National Central Banks and Inflation Convergence: Danish and Dutch Corporatism Inside and Outside of Monetary Union

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the link between national level, inflation-averse central banks and European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) regime change, on the one hand, and sheltered sector wage ... More


Incomplete Monetary Union and Europe’s Current Crisis

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book explores how the European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) succumbed to the serious economic crisis it is currently in, arguing that the crisis is related to the recent rise in the ... More


From Order to Disorder: How Monetary Union Changed National Labor Markets

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines how monetary union changed national labor markets in Europe. It begins with a discussion of assumptions and theoretical foundations of a dual-sector economy consisting of the ... More


Monetary Regimes, Wage Bargaining, and the Current Account Crisis in the EMU South: Empirical Evidence

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter presents empirical evidence for the two institutional linkages: that the European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) led to a bifurcation in sectoral wage developments within its member ... More


Sheltered Sector Dominance under a Common Currency: Irrational Exuberance in Ireland and Fragmentation in Spain

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the political and institutional features of wage-setting regimes that favor sheltered sector interests in European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) countries. Using a ... More


EMU, the Politics of Wage Inflation, and Crisis: Implications for Current Debates and Policy

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter explores how the European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) created a regime with a low-inflation bias that was advantageous to its northern economies. It considers how Europe's ... More


Strength in Rigidity: Public Sector Employment Reform and Wage Suppression in Germany, the Netherlands, and Italy

Alison Johnston

in From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781501702655
eISBN:
9781501703775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702655.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines how public sector employers and the state in some European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) countries undertook actions that upheld export-favoring national collective ... More


View: