The Future of the Economic and Monetary Union: Reform Perspectives in France, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands

June 2018 • Eriksson Jonas, Destais Christophe, Jones Erik, Schout Adriaan, Schwarzer Daniela


In the discussion about EU’s future, a euro area reform is one of the main priorities. Regarding the scope of the reforms, the position defended by Germany will be crucial, but the EMU members’ differing views of the Economic and Monetary Union also need to be considered.

Should Sweden adopt the euro?

November 2017 • Höpner Martin


Sweden currently benefits from being a euro outsider. This conclusion is drawn by Martin Höpner, a political scientist at the Max Planck Institute in Germany. At the same time, Höpner explains, Sweden should be prepared to explain and defend its choice to keep the krona.


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