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The EU Law of Economic and Monetary Union

Fabian Amtenbrink, Christoph Herrmann, and René Repasi


Presenting a sweeping analysis of the legal foundations, institutions, and substantive legal issues in EU monetary integration, The EU Law of Economic and Monetary Union serves as an authoritative reference on the legal framework of European economic and monetary union. The book opens by setting out the broader contexts for the European project - historical, economic, political, and regarding the international framework. It goes on to examine the constitutional architecture of EMU; the main institutions and their legal powers; the core legal provisions of monetary and economic union; and the r ... More

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Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780198793748
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2021 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198793748.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Fabian Amtenbrink, editor

Christoph Herrmann, editor

René Repasi, editor

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Part I Interdisciplinary Foundations

2 History of an Incomplete EMU

Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol

Part II International Legal Framework

6 External Relations of the EU and Euro Area in the field of EMU

Cremona Marise and Leino-Sandberg Päivi

7 International Agreements of The Eu in The Field of EMU

Cremona Marise and Leino-Sandberg Päivi

Part III Constitutional Foundations

8 The Architecture of EMU

Cornelia Manger-Nestler

9 Objectives of The EMU

Dariusz Adamski

Part IV Institutions and Bodies

14 The European Central Bank

Michael Ioannidis

16 EU Institutions Representing Member States’ Governments

Eugenia Dumitriu Segnana and Alberto de Gregorio Merino

19 European Monetary Union and the Courts

Daniel Sarmiento and Moritz Hartmann

Part V Monetary Union

24 Payment Systems

Phoebus L Athanassiou


Ulla Neergaard

Part VI Economic Union

Part VII Financial Assistance

31 The IMF’s Financing Role in Europe During the Global Financial Crisis

Katharine Christopherson and Wolfgang Bergthaler

Part VIII Financial Markets and Banking Union

36 Financial market regulation in the internal market

Kern Alexander and Vivienne Madders

37 Banking Supervision

Ohler Christoph

Part IX Crisis and Future of EMU

40 The Euro Area In Crisis, 2008–18

Christos Hadjiemmanuil

42 EMU Reform

Paul Craig and Menelaos Markakis

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