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The European Union and Global Financial Regulation

Lucia Quaglia


This book examines the influence of the European Union (EU) in regulating global finance, addressing several interrelated questions. Why does the EU ‘upload’ international financial regulation in some (few) cases, ‘download’ it in (many) other cases, and ‘cross-load’ it either actively or passively in other instances? Has this changed over time? Under what conditions is the EU more or less likely to upload, download, or cross-load rules? Overall, does the EU act as a pace setter in regulating global finance, or is it mainly a follower? Why? The key explanatory variable used in this research is ... More

Keywords: European Union, United States, global finance, financial regulation, regulatory capacity, uploading, downloading, cross-loading

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199688241
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2014 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688241.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lucia Quaglia, author
Professor of Political Science, University of York