Category Archives: The EMU’s capacity for risk sharing and economic stabilisation

POLICY BRIEF: A European Stability Fund for the EMU

Objectives

  • To design a robust crisis management mechanism within the EU that will simultaneously provide risk sharing and fiscal stabilisation
  • To evaluate how the crisis would have developed had such mechanism been in place
  • To suggest a realistic mechanism for its implementation

By Ramon Marimon, European University Institute

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POLICY BRIEF: A European Unemployment Insurance System

Objectives

  • To examine the potential benefits of a European Unemployment Insurance System (EUIS)
  • To evaluate the extent to which member states would benefit from such a system
  • To assess whether member states would unanimously be in favour of this change without the need for permanent cross-border monetary transfers

By Árpád Ábrahám, João Brogueira de Sousa, Ramon Marimon and Lukas Mayr

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