Growth under strain in the European Union: A long run perspective
AbstractThis paper interprets the GDP growth experienced by the economies of the European Union in the perspective of the growth and the agglomeration models. The objective consists in understanding to what extent the growth and convergence paths followed by Europe during the last decades of economic integration process have been affected by the evolution of the exchange rate regime and by increasingly constraining monetary and fiscal policies.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Department of Economic Policy, Finance and Development (DEPFID), University of Siena in its series Department of Economic Policy, Finance and Development (DEPFID) University of Siena with number 0411.
Date of creation: May 2011
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growth; beta and sigma convergence; human capital; European Union.;
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- NEP-ALL-2012-01-18 (All new papers)
- NEP-EEC-2012-01-18 (European Economics)
- NEP-EUR-2012-01-18 (Microeconomic European Issues)
- NEP-FDG-2012-01-18 (Financial Development & Growth)
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