Designing the European Model by S. HonkapohjaDesigning the European Model by S. Honkapohja

Designing the European Model

byS. HonkapohjaEditorF. Westermann

Hardcover | April 30, 2009

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 1,038 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


This book examines existing problems in the European economy, focusing on labour markets, including labour market reform and outsourcing, as well as macroeconomic issues, such as macroeconomic stabilization in the Euro area and convergence and divergence in economic growth in the EU.
SEPPO HONKAPOHJA is a Professor of International Macroeconomics at the University of Cambridge, UK. He was previously Professor of Economics at the University of Helsinki, Finland. He has published extensively in economics journals and is author of the BookLearning and Expectations in Macroeconomics,with George W. Evans. In 2002-2007 h...
Title:Designing the European ModelFormat:HardcoverDimensions:500 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 1.35 inPublished:April 30, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023054701X

ISBN - 13:9780230547018


Table of Contents

Introduction PART I: LABOUR MARKETS Welfare to Work Labour Market Reform in Europe Pay-Setting Systems in Europe Outsourcing Longer Working Hours PART II: MACROECONOMIC ISSUES Fiscal Policy and Macroeconomic Stabilization in the Euro Area The Road to the Euro Convergence and Divergence in Economic Growth in the EU Global Imbalances PART III: INSTITUTIONS Rethinking Subsidiarity in the EU Financial Architecture Pensions and Children Education Systems in the EU Competition Policy