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The OCA Approach to Exchange Rate Regimes: A Perspective on Recent Developments

Thomas D. Willett

in The Dollarization Debate

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195155358
eISBN:
9780199832989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195155351.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter reviews recent developments in optimal currency area (OCA) theory. It argues that criticisms do not undermine the OCA approach, but rather add to the number of relevant considerations as ... More


The Anatomy of a Multiple Crisis: Why was Argentina Special and What Can We Learn from It?

Guillermo Perry and Luis Servén

in Monetary Unions and Hard Pegs: Effects on Trade, Financial Development, and Stability

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199271405
eISBN:
9780191601200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271402.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

The Argentine crisis has been variously blamed on fiscal imbalances, real overvaluation, and self-fulfilling investor pessimism triggering a capital flow reversal. This chapter provides a full ... More


The importance of the euro for Europe

Marcel Fratzscher

in The Germany Illusion: Between Economic Euphoria and Despair

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190676575
eISBN:
9780190676605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676575.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Europe has experienced its deepest economic and political crisis since the 1930s and 1940s. A growing number of politicians, not just from the extreme right or left but also from mainstream parties, ... More


Political Legitimacy in a Non-Optimal Currency Area

Fritz W. Scharpf

in Democratic Politics in a European Union Under Stress

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198724483
eISBN:
9780191792106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724483.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

On the basis of a brief reconstruction of the causes and consequences of the euro crisis, this chapter explores whether the new euro regime, insisting on fiscal austerity and supply-side reforms, ... More


The Insurance Potential of a Non-Optimal Currency Area

Waltraud Schelkle

in Democratic Politics in a European Union Under Stress

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780198724483
eISBN:
9780191792106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198724483.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter explores whether the eurozone can survive, given its diversity and an alleged North-South divide, without suppressing democracy in some member states. It answers this question by ... More


A Structural-Institutional Explanation of the Eurozone Crisis

Torben Iversen and David Soskice

in Welfare Democracies and Party Politics: Explaining Electoral Dynamics in Times of Changing Welfare Capitalism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198807971
eISBN:
9780191845765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807971.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This chapter presents an argument about the underlying reasons for the persistent economic troubles in the Eurozone based on the two different and divergent growth models in the Eurozone’s member ... More


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