Currency Unions in Prospect and Retrospect

We critically review the recent literature on currency unions and discuss the methodological challenges posed by the empirical assessment of their costs and benefits. In the process, we provide evidence on the economic effects of the euro. In particular, and in contrast with estimates of the trade e...

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Volume: 2
Main Author: Silva, J.M.C. Santos
Tenreyro, Silvana
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Annual Reviews 04.09.2010
Annual Reviews, Inc
published in: Annual review of economics Vol. 2; no. 1; pp. 51 - 74
Data of publication: 20100904
ISSN: 1941-1383
EISSN: 1941-1391
Discipline: Economics
Series: Annual Review of Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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