CentralBankNet Special Feature

Why the European Convention's proposal for a European Constitution could harm the ECB

Professor Peter Bernholz

The European Central Bank and members of the ECOFIN Council have stressed several times during the discussions about the proposed European Constitution that no substantive changes are necessary regarding the monetary framework of the euro currency area. But in spite of this the Council's final proposal still contains items that could damage the ECB.

These parts of the proposal will have

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