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Published: 28 January 2016

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780198749134

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Economic Governance in Europe

Comparative Paradoxes and Constitutional Challenges

Federico Fabbrini

Oxford Studies in European Law

  • Provides a timely account of how the Euro-crisis and its aftermath have changed EU law, separately examining its effect on vertical and horizontal relations of power
  • Offers a comparative approach with the U.S.
  • Identifies paradoxical trends emerging in the EU constitutional architecture, and explains the problems that they pose for the sustainability of the EU project
  • Articulates policy · proposals to address the main paradoxes produced by the Euro-crisis and its aftermath and discusses the constitutional challenges towards the implementation of the reforms
  • Evaluates ongoing institutional proposals towards the future of Europe and provides new constitutional ideas to perfect the European Economic and Monetary Union