Prospects for the European Monetary System

  • Piero¬†Ferri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. The Nature of the EMS

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
  4. The EMS and Real Adjustments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Jean-Paul Fitoussi, Jacques Le Cacheux
      Pages 90-120
  5. The EMS and the Impact of the Single Market

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. David Metcalf
      Pages 135-155
  6. The EMS and Liberalisation of Capital Movements

  7. Problems and Perspectives

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 252-260

About this book


The papers in this volume were presented at a conference on "The EMS, Ten Years Later" at the University of Bergamo, Italy, May 1989. They look at the history of the EMS, the reasons underlying the successes attributed to it, the problems it created, and its future.


economic policy European Community exchange rates Italy labor market macroeconomics monetary union

Editors and affiliations

  • Piero¬†Ferri
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BergamoItaly

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