Part II Developments at the EU Level, 6 History of Monetary Integration in Europe
Rosa María Lastra
- Financial system — International financial system — Monetary system — Monetary obligations — European Central Bank
Europe will not be created at a stroke or emerge fully formed; it will be created by tangible achievements whose first effect is to generate a spirit of solidarity. Robert Schuman, Paris Conference, 9 May 1950, based on a memorandum prepared by Jean Monnet 6.01 The European Union is often quoted as a paradigm of an integration process. The gradual development of a single market, the progressive liberalization of economic activities, the free movement of goods, persons, services, and capital, the achievement of monetary union, and the further ideals of political...