1. The EU & the euro

1. The EU & the euro

Europe shall be created through a common currency, or it will not be created at all.

predicted the French monetary affairs expert, Jacques Rueff, in 1950.

Effectively, the future of the EU will be determined by the success or failure of the euro.


1.1 Public confidence

1.2 The economy & the approval rating

1.3 The major problems

1.4 Interest rates

1.5 The ECB's bond purchase programmes

1.6 The business climate is clouding over

1.7 Euro stability criteria

The EU „six-pack“

1.8 Conclusion to the EU & the euro

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