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Author James, Harold, 1956-

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

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


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 567 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents List of figures -- Foreword / by Mario Draghi -- A Napoleonic prelude -- The origins of the committee -- The response to global monetary turbulence : Barre and Werner -- The snake and other animals -- Negotiating the European monetary system -- The malaise of the 1980s -- The Delors committee and the relaunching of the central bank governors -- Designing a central bank -- The EMS crises -- Conclusion: the euro and the legacy of the Committee of Governors -- Appendix A: The governors' drafts and the treaty text of the statutes of the ECB and EMI -- Appendix B: Members of the committee of governors -- Appendix C: Dramatis personae -- Appendix D: Chronology -- Appendix E: Figures -- Abbreviations used in the text -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Economic and Monetary Union.
Monetary unions -- European Union countries.
Monetary policy -- European Union countries.
Europe -- Economic integration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Draghi, Mario.
Caruana, Jaime.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780674066830 (alk. paper)
9780674068087 (e-book)

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