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Title: The effects of EMU on the Finnish economy: some early conjectures
Author: Tarkka, Juha
Keywords: European Monetary Union
Monetary policy
Finland
Issue Date: 2002
Publisher: Economic & Social Research Institute
Citation: Tarkka, Juha. 'The effects of EMU on the Finnish economy: some early conjectures'. - Economic & Social Review, Vol. 33, No. 2, Summer/Autumn, 2002, pp. 161-177, Dublin: Economic & Social Research Institute
Abstract: This paper analyses the convergence of the Finnish economy to the monetary policy regime of the EMU. We review the expectations on the effects of EMU membership which prevailed before the union was established, and compare those with actual outcomes for Finland in the first years of the EMU. It seems that the de facto membership in the new policy regime, began approximately at the beginning of 1997. The significant improvement of some traditional structural imbalances of the Finnish economy is reported. It is argued that the improvement of monetary policy credibility can explain much of the improved performance of the economy.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2262/60725
ISSN: 00129984
Appears in Collections:Economic and Social Review Archive: Complete Collection 1969-
The Economic and Social Review, Vol. 33, No. 2, Summer/Autumn, 2002

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