The European Central Bank

  • The establishment of the ECB and with it the launch of the euro has arguably been a unique endeavor in economic history, representing an important experiment in central banking. This note aims to summarize some of the main lessons learned from this experiment and sketch some of the prospects for the ECB. It is written for "The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics", 2nd edition. JEL Classification: E52, E58

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Author:Michael Binder, Volker WielandORCiDGND
Parent Title (German):Center for Financial Studies (Frankfurt am Main): CFS working paper series ; No. 2007,03
Series (Serial Number):CFS working paper series (2007, 03)
Document Type:Working Paper
Year of Completion:2007
Year of first Publication:2007
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2007/02/23
Tag:Central Banking; Euro; European Central Bank; Monetary Union
GND Keyword:Europäische Zentralbank
Issue:This Version November 2006
Page Number:15
Institutes:Wissenschaftliche Zentren und koordinierte Programme / Center for Financial Studies (CFS)
Dewey Decimal Classification:3 Sozialwissenschaften / 33 Wirtschaft / 330 Wirtschaft
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht