Essays about: "Euro currency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the words Euro currency.

  1. 1. Power Relations Between States and Trans-National Economic Institutions: A Case Study of the CFA Franc

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ernest Lecomte; [2017]
    Keywords : CFA Franc; extractive institutions; colonialism; neocolonialism; France; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The CFA Franc – which stands for Communauté Financiaire Africaine – refers to the West African CFA franc and the Central African CFA franc, two currencies that, although separate, are in practice interchangeable and have a fixed exchange rate to the euro. The CFA franc is used in 14 countries, 12 of which are former French colonies. READ MORE

  2. 2. A study of inflation differentials among Euro-countries

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Annaliza Grönlund; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Adapting the euro-currency implies transmitting the national monetary policy to European Central Bank. This implies that a nation can no longer use the monetary policy to dampen or to stimulate the economy. A high rate of inflation is destructive to an economy while a low rate of inflation can be beneficial to a limited extent. READ MORE

  3. 3. Current Account Imbalances in the European Monetary Union

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Philipp Bergner; [2017]
    Keywords : Current Account; Currency Union; European Monetary Union; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper investigates empirical determinants of current account positions worldwide with a focus on the countries that started out as the European Monetary Union (including Greece that joined in 2001). Specifically, it addresses the question whether current accounts inside the Eurozone have reacted more sensitively to changes in macroeconomic fundamentals due to the facilitation of inter-country financial flows and the abolishment of foreign currency risk. READ MORE

  4. 4. Estimating the trade effects from Finland’s membership in the Euro: What are the lessons for Sweden?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ebba Lindahl; [2016]
    Keywords : Currency union; EMU; Euro; trade; gravity model; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The European Monetary Union was formed over a decade ago with a mission to create a single market with a single currency for the European Union members. Today only 19 out of the European Union members have adopted the official common currency, the Euro. READ MORE

  5. 5. The 2010 Grexit: A counterfactual analysis using a Global VAR

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Marcus Rommedahl; [2016]
    Keywords : Global VAR; GVAR; counterfactual analysis; Greece leaving the eurozone; Grexit;

    Abstract : The issue whether Greece should leave the euro is important for both Greece and the rest of Europe. As the wrong policy might be very costly it is important that the issue is carefully examined. This thesis analyses a counterfactual scenario where Greece leaves the eurozone. READ MORE