Kristina Persson on Sweden and the euro

Deputy Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank Kristina Persson spoke on 25 August at a seminar organised by the Center for Business and Policy Studies on the advantages and disadvantages of participating in monetary union. She said she was convinced that the positive factors together outweigh the disadvantage involved in not having a domestic monetary and exchange rate policy.

Source: Sveriges Riksbank

"The Riksbank has declared itself in favour of Sweden joining monetary union on two occasions - in