xix, 376 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
0199277672 alkaline paper 9780199277674 alkaline paper
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 328-351) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Euro entry as defining and negotiating fit : conditionality, contagion, and domestic politics / Kenneth Dyson. Pt. 1. European and global contexts. EMU and the new member states : strategic choices in the context of global norms / Jim Rollo Real convergence and EMU enlargement : the time dimension of fit with the Euro Area / Iain Begg Economic adjustment and the euro in new member states : the structural dimension of fit / Erik Jones Optimal economic governance in an enlarged European Union : scenarios and options / Ingo Linsenmann and Wolfgang Wessels Pt. II. Domestic political and policy contexts. The Baltic States : using pacesetting on EMU accession to consolidate domestic stability culture / Magnus Feldmann From laggard to pacesetter : Bulgaria's road to EMU / Vesselin Dimitrov From pacesetter to laggard : the political economy of negotiating fit in the Czech Republic / Frank Bönker The first shall be the last? Hungarys road to EMU / Béla Greskovits Poland : unbalanced domestic leadership in negotiating fit / Radoslaw Zubek .Persistent laggard : Romania as Eastern Europe's Sisyphus / Dimitris Papadimitriou. Pt. III. Patterns of sectoral governance. Financial market governance : evolution and convergence / Piroska Mohácsi Nagy EMU and fiscal policy / Vesselin Dimitrov EMU and welfare state adjustment in Central and Eastern Europe / Martin Rhodes and Maarten Keune Domestic transformation, strategic options and 'soft' power in Euro Area accession / Kenneth Dyson.