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Fiscal Federalism and the Reality of the European Union Budget

Gabriele Tondl

in After the Euro

Published in print March 2000 | ISBN: 9780198296393
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599002 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198296398.003.0009
 Fiscal Federalism and the Reality of the European Union Budget

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Loss of financial policy autonomy could create major problems for weaker national economies within European monetary union. Considerable progress could be made in tackling this if member governments were prepared to accept an element of fiscal federalism in order to redistribute resources across EU regions and member states.

Keywords: autonomy; European monetary union; European Union; financial policy; fiscal federalism; member states; redistribution; regions

Chapter.  11004 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: European Union

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