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The Economic Crisis and the Euro

Chatham House, Elcano and AREL have published the report “How to Fix the Euro: Strengthening Economic Governance in Europe” almost exactly 15 years after the Euro was launched through the Maastricht Treaty. The study examines why economic and monetary union (EMU) were so badly affected by the crisis, and assesses whether further changes need to …
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The Future of the International Monetary System

The World Economic Forum has just released the study, “Euro, Dollar, Yuan Uncertainties: Scenarios on the Future of the International Monetary System.” The report explores the critical uncertainties underlying the future international roles of the euro, the dollar and the yuan and how different responses to them by policy makers in each of these currency …
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OECD Economic Surveys: Euro Area 2010

The 2010 edition of OECD’s periodic review of the Euro area economy has just been published. As the euro area recovers from a severe recession, major reforms are now needed to restore confidence and stability. Tackling economic, fiscal and financial imbalances will be crucial. This edition includes chapters on: -How to exit from the crisis …
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IMF’s Annual Review of Euro Area Policies

The IMF has just released its annual review of euro area policies, “Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission on Euro-Area Policies”. The international body recommends swift action to restore confidence and growth in Euro Area: – The pace of fiscal consolidation should be tailored to each country’s needs – Spurring euro area growth is essential …
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Financial Stability Review June 2009

The European Central Bank has just presented its bi-annual financial stability report. In the report a number of downsize risks to the euro zone’s financial sector have been highlighted, in order to encourage efforts towards a further stabilization of the sector. This issue describes the main trends and events that characterized the operating environment of …
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Euro Money Market Study 2008

Today the European Central Bank (ECB) is publishing a report entitled “Euro Money Market Study 2008“. The main conclusions of the study indicate that the euro money market was not spared from the financial market turbulence, whose repercussions could be observed in various euro money market segments. It relies mainly on the preliminary results of …
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