Euroland And The World Economy: Global Player or Global Drag? by Jörg BibowEuroland And The World Economy: Global Player or Global Drag? by Jörg Bibow

Euroland And The World Economy: Global Player or Global Drag?

byJörg Bibow

Hardcover | October 23, 2007

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This book takes a broad perspective to challenge orthodox views about the role of Euroland in the world economy, providing a comprehensive framework to address important questions for the future of the Euro, including the key question: will the single currency contribute to world economic dynamism or be driven by the vigour and vitality of others?
PHILIP ARESTIS University Director of Research, Cambridge Centre for Economics and Public Policy, University of Cambridge, UK; Senior Scholar, Levy Economics Institute, New York, US; Vice-Chair, Macroeconomics, Money and Finance Research Group RICCARDO BELLOFIORE Professor of Political Economy, 'Hyman P. Minsky' Department of Economics...
Title:Euroland And The World Economy: Global Player or Global Drag?Format:HardcoverDimensions:311 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.75 inPublished:October 23, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230500560

ISBN - 13:9780230500563


Table of Contents

Introduction; J.Bibow & A.Terzi PART I: EUROLAND ON A COLLISION COURSE Global imbalances, Bretton Woods II, and Euroland's Role in All This; J.Bibow Wage Divergences in Euroland: Explosive in the Making; H.Flassbeck Can the Euro Area Play a Stabilizing Role in Balancing Global Imbalances?; P.Arestis & M.Sawyer PART II: POLICY COORDINATION AND INCREASED INTEGRATION AS MEANS TO PROPERLY STEER EUROLAND Whatever Happened to 'Policy Coordination'?; J.Forder The Economic Rationale of the EMU and the Euro; C.Sardoni Righting Global Imbalances: Recession, Protection or Reflation?; A.Izurieta & G.Irvin PART III: REFORMING EUROLAND'S INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK AND MACROECONOMIC POLICY GOVERNANCE Replacing the Stability and Growth Pact?; C.Goodhart Fiscal Policy and Macroeconomic Performance in the Euro Area: Lessons for the Future; E.Hein & A.Truger Germany's Choice and Lessons from Japan: Supply vs. Demand Policy, Fiscal vs. Monetary Policy; R.Werner You Can't Always Get What you Want: Why Europe is not Keynesian-able while the US New Economy is Driven by Financial Keynesianism; R.Bellofiore & J.Halevi PART IV: PROSPECTS AND LIMITS OF THE EURO AS A GLOBAL CURRENCY 'Not My Fault' or Would Spreading the Maastricht Wisdom beyond Europe Really Do Much Good At All?; J.Creel & F.Capoen The Role of the Euro in the International Monetary Arena: Present and Prospects; S.Rossi International Payments Imbalances and the Prospective Role of the Euro; A.Terzi

Editorial Reviews

'This volume is a welcome and timely incursion into the world of euro-think that tends to praise anything even remotely connected to the European project.' - Business and Finance Ireland