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Author James, Harold, 1956-

Title Making the European monetary union : the role of the Committee of Central Bank Governors and the origins of the European Central Bank / Harold James ; with a foreword by Mario Draghi and Jaime Caruana.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    332.494 JAM    Available
Description xiv, 567 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the making of a non-national currency -- A Napoleonic prelude -- The origins of the committee of governors -- The response to global monetary turbulence -- The snake and other animals -- Negotiating the European monetary system -- The malaise of the 1980s -- The Delors committee and the relaunching of Europe -- Designing a central bank -- The EMS crises -- Conclusion: the euro and the legacy of the Committee of Governors.
Subject Economic and Monetary Union.
Monetary unions -- European Union countries.
Monetary policy -- European Union countries.
Europe -- Economic integration.
ISBN 9780674066830 (alk. paper)
0674066839 (alk. paper)

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