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Moving to a United States of Europe?


  • Philip Arestis
  • Malcolm Sawyer


The authors believe that a serious move toward a political union is probably necessary to save the euro. However, current arrangements are not yet adequate to get us there.

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  • Philip Arestis & Malcolm Sawyer, 2013. "Moving to a United States of Europe?," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 56(3), pages 42-52.
  • Handle: RePEc:mes:challe:v:56:y:2013:i:3:p:42-52 DOI: 10.2753/0577-5132560303

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