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European Economic Integration Theories and Criteria

  • Ivan Todorov
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    The development of the concepts in the international economic integration are analyzed. The liberal, regulatory and institutional theories of economic integration and the optimum currency area theory are presented. The Copenhagen Criteria for EU membership, the Maastricht Convergence Criteria and the optimum currency area criteria are investigated.

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    Article provided by Bulgarian Academy of Sciences - Economic Research Institute in its journal Economic Thought.

    Volume (Year): (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 ()
    Pages: 131-152

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    Handle: RePEc:bas:econth:y:2012:i:2:p:131-152
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