Economics of the European Union by Michael ArtisEconomics of the European Union by Michael Artis

Economics of the European Union

byMichael Artis, Frederick Nixson

Paperback | May 29, 2007

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The new edition of this successful text analyses the current economic issues facing a rapidly changing Europe. The authors combine policy, history and data to present a global perspective of the EU, written with a range of students taking an introductory module in European Economics in mind.With new material on the economic relationship between the EU and the US, Enlargement and the Lisbon process the authors consider the changing landscape and Europe's development as a major global player. The authors use history, theory and analysis including comparative data to evaluate Economicpolicies ranging from the Common Agricultural Policy and Competition Policy to Social Policy and Monetary Policy and to assess issues such as unemployment and foreign aid.The contributors are drawn from a range of Universities such as Vienna, Manchester, Brussels, LSE and Purdue, as well as institutions such as the IMF and the European Central Bank.
Mike Artis is a professorial fellow of Economics, a co-Director of IPEG and Director of its Regional Economics Centre. He has recently held a Professorship at the European University Institute, Florence (1995-2003) and a George Fellowship at the Bank of England (January-July, 2005). Frederick Nixson is Professor of Development Econo...
Title:Economics of the European UnionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.98 inPublished:May 29, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199298963

ISBN - 13:9780199298969

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Table of Contents

1. Simon Bulmer: History and Institutions of the European Union2. Mike Artis and Nick Weaver: The European Economy3. Tony Venables: The Economics of European Integration.4. David Colman: The Common Agricultural Policy5. Stephen Martin: Competition Policy6. Peter Stubbs: Science and technology policy7. Gabriele Tondl: Regional Policy8. David Purdy: Social Policy.9. Joe Quinlan: The Primacy of the Transatlantic Economy: the EU and the US.10. Robin Bladen-Hovell: The Creation of EMU11. Mike Artis: Monetary Policy in the Eurozone12. Bernhard Winkler, Hedwig Ongena and Richard Morris: Fiscal Policy in the Eurozone13. Fred Nixson: Aid, Trade and Economic Development: the EU and the Developing World.14. Giuseppe Bertola: Europe's Unemployment Problem15. Susan Schadler: The 2004 Enlargement16. Andre Sapir: The Lisbon Process and the Sapir Report

Editorial Reviews

`This book provides a clear analytical framework to understand developments within the EU, not just a description of EU policies. Chapters 5, 9, 12, 13 and 14 are all particularly strong in this regard.'Dr Jonathan Perraton, Department of Economics, University of Sheffield.