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De baten van een gemeenschappelijke Europese munt
[The benefits of a common European currency]

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  • Van Els, Peter
  • Peeters, Marga

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Although Europe is about to introduce a commom monetary policy with one common European currency, the euro, estimating the expected costs and income is not an easy task. This paper analyzes in-depth the benefits of the euro. The prospects are positive.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 28714.

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Date of creation: 1999
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Publication status: Published in Tijdschrift voor Politieke Economie (Journal of Political Economy) 21.2(1999): pp. 48-65
Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:28714

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Keywords: euro; monetary union; common currency; monetary policy;

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