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Fiscal convergence in the European Union
(Elsevier BV, 2008)
We empirically examine the fiscal convergence of the recent ten European Union (EU) members using the Maastricht fiscal convergence criteria. We test for absolute beta and sigma convergence of the new members in comparison ...
European integration, productivity growth and real convergence: evidence from the new member states
(Elsevier BV, 2009)
We estimate the determinants of labor productivity growth in 8 new European Union (EU) member states that joined the Union in 2004. Our focus is on the impact of globalization and EU integration efforts on labor productivity ...
Pilgrims to the Eurozone: how far, how fast?
(Elsevier BV, 2006)
In our analysis, we re-examine the nominal and real convergence of all recent 10 European Union (EU) members to EU standards. Testing for monetary convergence has significant implications for interim optimal exchange rate ...
European integration, productivity growth and real convergence
(Elsevier BV, 2007)
This paper derives a stochastic endogenous growth model to investigate the impact of European Union (EU) integration on convergence and productivity growth. The theoretical model implies both temporary and permanent positive ...