The United Kingdom and European Monetary Policy 1976–2007: Exchange Rate Mechanism and Economic and Monetary Union

  • Birgit Bujard
Part of the Contributions to Political Science book series (CPS)


This chapter provides an overview of European monetary policy and the British response to it between 1976 and 2007 with a particular focus on the two case studies of the present study: the Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM), the centre piece of the European Monetary System (EMS), and Economic and Monetary Union (EMU).


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  • Birgit Bujard
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  1. 1.CologneGermany

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