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Promoting prosperity and stability: the EMU anchor in candidate and potential candidate countries - European Commission, Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs

Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs

Promoting prosperity and stability: the EMU anchor in candidate and potential candidate countries - European Commission, Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairspdf(876 kB) Choose translations of the previous link 

This paper analyses the euro as external anchor in the Western Balkans and their process of fiscal consolidation in the context of future EU accession.


JEL Classification: E4 - Money and Interest Rates, E42 - Monetary Systems; Standards; Regimes; Government and the Monetary System, E5 - Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit, E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook, E63 - Comparative or Joint Analysis of Fiscal and Monetary Policy; Stabilization

doi: 10.2765/97315
(European Economy. Economic Papers. 342. October 2008. Brussel. 53pp. Tab. Graph. Ann. Bibliogr. FREE.)

KC-AI-08-342-EN (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-08267-2 (online)
ISSN 1016-8060

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