The European Union: Economics and Policies.

El-Agraa, Ali M. and Ardy, Brian.

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Divided into 7 parts, it covers major EU policy areas. It provides a history of the EU, its institutions and legal dimensions; the theory and practice of EU market integration; EU monetary integration; policy integration in the single European market; budget and structural policies; EU external relations; and the future of the EU. A very solid academic text from CUP.


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The European Union has established itself as a leading text that provides readers from all disciplines with a sound understanding of the economics and policies of the EU. Its wealth of information, detail and analysis has ensured that previous editions have been read by a generation of students, researchers and policy makers. It covers all major EU policy areas as well as theories of economic integration, the theory of economic and monetary union (EMU), the measurement of the economic effects of European integration and the legal dimension in EU integration. It also includes an explanation and analysis of all recent developments affecting the EU such as enlargement, the ratification of the Nice Treaty and the Convention for the Future of Europe. This edition has been thoroughly revised and updated and includes new resources to help students and teachers, including summaries, review questions, suggestions for essay titles and further reading lists.

Book Details

Author El-Agraa, Ali M. and Ardy, Brian.
Format PB
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Imprint Cambridge University Press
Number of Pages 514
Illustrations 88 b/w illus. 3 maps 96 tables
Publish Date 8/09/2011
Catalogue Jun17
Catalogue book number 58