Institutions in crisis : European perspectives on the recession / edited by David Howden

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Subjects: Financial institutions--Europe
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
Europe--Economic integration
European Union countries--Politics and government
European Union
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cheltenham, U.K. ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, c2011
Series: New thinking in political economy
New thinking in political economy
LC Classification: H, HG
Physical Description: xxi, 240 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: Howden, David
Notes: ISBN: 9780857932112
ISBN: 085793211X
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: 1. Institutional illusion and financial entrepreneurship in the European debt scheme -- 2. A stock-taking of the impact of the crisis -- 3. The Irish cconomic 'miracle': Celtic tiger or Bengal kitten? -- 4. Europe's unemployment crisis - some hidden relief? -- 5. Europe's crisis of accounting -- 6. Solvency II and the European sovereign debt crisis: the case of misplaced prudence -- 7. The Eurosystem: costs and tragedies -- 8. Fiscal stimulus, financial ruin -- 9. From German rules to European discretion: policy's slippery slope -- 10. The Euro as a hindrance to recovery? A comparative analysis of the Czech Republic and Slovakia -- 11. Compounding agricultural poverty: how the EU's Common Agricultural Policy is strangling European recovery
OCLC Number: 748335753
ISBN/ISSN: 9780857932112