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Die Europäische Währungsintegration nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg: Politik, Ideologie oder Interessen?

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Der Beitrag analysiert die Geschichte der europäischen Währungsintegration aus politisch-ökonomischer Sicht. Es wird gezeigt, dass die Währungsunion weniger auf politische Faktoren als auf den Einfluss wichtiger wirtschaftlicher Interessengruppen zurückgeführt werden muss. Die Logik der europäischen und der internationalen Integration von Handel und Kapitalströmen macht die EWU zum logischen Bestandteil der europäischen Integration.

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  • Hefeker, Carsten, 2006. "Die Europäische Währungsintegration nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg: Politik, Ideologie oder Interessen?," HWWA Discussion Papers 347, Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWA).
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    Keywords

    European Monetary Union; European Integration; Political Economy;

    JEL classification:

    • E42 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Money and Interest Rates - - - Monetary Sytsems; Standards; Regimes; Government and the Monetary System
    • F33 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions
    • D72 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making - - - Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior

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