Essays about: "European common currency"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words European common currency.

  1. 1. A CURRENCY UNION’S EFFECT ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE - EMU membership effect on international trade for Slovenia, Cyprus, Malta and Slovakia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : John Elveljung; Stina Oad; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Common currency areas; Currency union; Optimal Currency Area; EMU; EU; Export; Gravity Model; International rate;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates if there is an increase in international trade from joining a currency union. This is done by looking at the European Monetary Union with a focus on four countries that became members in 2007-2009: Slovenia, Cyprus, Malta and Slovakia. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is the European Union growing closer or apart? : A quantitative study examining the EU and its growth characteristics

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi; Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Jonathan Rosenkvist; Victor Johandahl; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In the aftermath of the Brexit referendum, a public debate both whether membership in the European Union and the implementation of the euro, by joining the European Monetary Union provide economic benefits, is heating up and is a popular topic within the political scene. This has resulted in member states starting to doubt if it makes fiscal sense to stay in the union. READ MORE

  3. 3. Euro Area Monetary Policy Effects on Member States' Business Cycles

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Edberg Thorén; Vicente Lima; [2018]
    Keywords : Currency Areas; ECB; EMU; Monetary Policy; OCA; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The paper attempts to explore the monetary policy strategy set by the European Central Bank, where one interest rate is set for all the countries in the Euro Area, denominated as the “one size fits all policy”, and the significance of its impact on the Economic Monetary Union countries business cycles between two periods that range from 1999 until 2017. The process englobes a discussion on how such policy is determined, the previous theory that regards the construction of a common currency area, a quick look of the structure of the ECB as an institution and the consequence of its monetary policy in Euro Area countries. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence that a common currency and market conditions have on economic integration : A cross-quantilogram and DCC-EGARCH approach

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Sebastian Lindman; Tom Tuvhag; [2018]
    Keywords : Economic integration; Business cycle synchronization; Correlation; Market condition; DCC- EGARCH; Cross-quantilogram;

    Abstract : Countries participating in a common currency area increase their integration within the area. This paper investigates the impact common currency areas have for economic integration with economies of different characteristic outside the area. Results for a common currency group compares to a sovereign currency group. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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