The political endgame for the euro crisis

Charles A.E. Goodhart, Dirk Schoenmaker 14 December 2011

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The euro has a supranational monetary policy framework, while the fiscal side is still national/intergovernmental. We have a central bank president for the Eurozone, but no finance minister. But how could countries possibly cede sovereignty over some aspects of fiscal policy without democratic legitimacy?

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Topics:  EU institutions

Tags:  European parliament, EZ crisis, EZ political integration

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