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Coffey, Peter

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Works: 44 works in 426 publications in 4 languages and 8,466 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HC241.2, 338.94
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Most widely held works by Peter Coffey
The European monetary system--past, present, and future by Peter Coffey( Book )

35 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The European MJnetary System (EMS) is perhaps the only success story of the Common Market since the First Enlargement. Its success, particul arly where the conmercial use of the EO] is concerned, has taken nost experts by surprise. So Irn. lch so, that when the author tried to recamEIld to his students a suitable and substantial w::>rk of study and/or reference about the experience of the EMS and its possible future evolution -- no book could be found. Thus, the author set out to write the present w::>rk. The author's aim is not to give a historical account of the EMS. Rather, the intention is to place the experience in a rrajor historical context wherein the System is seen an irrpJrtant transitional phase on the road to the ~lementation of a full economic and rronetary union (EMU). When examining the earlier plans for an EMU which Si3!N the light of day between 1969 and 1970 (already so long ago:) clear reasons emerge why the original six founder Member States of the EEx::: should have found it logical to embark upon the road to an EMU - "provided the political will to do so existed". Thus, they had beCOIre highly integrated and were conducting half their trade with each other. Then, there was the desire to integrate still further -- eventually leading (perhaps) to a political union
Reform of the international institutions : the IMF, World Bank and the WTO by Peter Coffey( Book )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Portuguese and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At no period since the creation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and World Trade Organisation (WTO) has it been a more opportune time to examine the work, reform and future of the international monetary and trading systems. In this comprehensive examination, the authors provide original, independent assessments of these institutions from both an American and European perspective and offer proposals for reform and improvement."--Jacket
The future of Europe by Peter Coffey( Book )

31 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This provocative and thoughtful book critically examines the major issues facing Europe today and makes policy proposals for the future." "The Future of Europe focuses on the main policy areas where European leaders must take decisions over the coming years. The issues discussed include enlargement of the EC, policies for greater depth, economic and monetary policies, the prospect of a common foreign policy, defence policies and citizenship rights. The author, Peter Coffey, offers a considered assessment of the move towards European integration, praising the achievements but also expressing concern about the lack of democratic control in the EC and its inability to coordinate its economic, monetary and foreign policies. European union, he argues, must be a selective coming together - a Europe a la carte - if the rights of the individual are to be reconciled with the necessity of creating a common front in selected critically important areas."--BOOK JACKET
European monetary integration by Peter Coffey( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the history of decision to establish European monetary integration, and examines both the theoretical side of monetary integration and the possibility of the evolution of European capital market
The social economy of France by Peter Coffey( Book )

18 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main economic policy areas of the EEC, towards 1992 : the challenge to the Community's economic policies when the "real" Common Market is created by the end of 1992 by Peter Coffey( Book )

33 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of 1992, things will never again be the same inside the European Economic Community (EEC), because, as that year draws to a close, the aims of the Single Act of European Union (SAEU), which became law in July, this year, will have become effective - thus creating a 'real' Common Market. This will mean that there will no longer be any obstacles to the free movement of goods between the Member States. Equally, and for the first time in the EEC's history, internal capital movements will be absolutely free, there will no longer be any exchange controls and it will be possible to freely establish financial services between EEC countries. Likewise, as currently being proposed by Lord Cockfield, wide variations in the levels of value added tax (VAT) between Member States will not be allowed. Also, in the case ~f the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), it will no longer be possible (nor even necessary) to have the monetary compensatory amounts (MCA's). All these changes - but especially the increased freedom in capital movements - will have profound consequences for the different regions of the Community and it will be desirable to have a much more dynamic Regional Policy before 1993. Last, but by no means least, a greater number of decisions inside the Community will be made by majority voting and the Parliament will be endowed with enhanced powers
The EC and the United States by Peter Coffey( Book )

15 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The external economic relations of the EEC by Peter Coffey( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and German and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic policies of the Common Market by Peter Coffey( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world monetary crisis by Peter Coffey( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe and money by Peter Coffey( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The euro : an essential guide by Peter Coffey( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examining the historical and theoretical reasons behind EMU (European Monetary Union), this text assesses the Euro's qualities as a currency, exploring the institutional arrangement, the policy choices and the possible implications for countries both inside and outside the Euro zone
Main economic policy areas of the EEC by Peter Coffey( Book )

13 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By Peter Coffey This is indeed a most opportune time for the publication of a serious, critical and independent study about the "Main Economic Policy Areas of the EEC". The European Economic Community is the world's most import ant commercial and trading bloc and its economic policies consequently have the most far-reaching implications for all countries in the world. The rest of the world is acutely conscious of the Community's trading policies. In turn, these policies (apart from those based on historical links - ante cedent to the EEC's formation) are strongly influenced by the internal economic policies of the Common Market - especially by the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). At the present time, the Community finds itself, both in ternally and externally, at a crossroads. This crossroads takes the form of a choice between 'protectionism' or 'open ness'. Unfortunately, present evidence suggests that currently and in the immediately foreseeable future the former option has been chosen by the EEC
NAFTA-past, present and future by Peter Coffey( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAFTA has been described by one expert as being a partial customs union. It is, in any case, a special kind of free trade area because it consists of two highly developed economies and one large third world economy. In this book, the contributors examine the specific interests of the three member countries, Canada, Mexico, and the United States in the creation of NAFTA. They also assess the influence of this trade area on their economics. Looking to the future, doubts are expressed about the feasibility of using NAFTA (a hope expressed by the USA) as a stepping stone in the creation of a Free Trade Area of the Americas. Instead, the contributors see the consolidation of MERCOSUR in Latin America and the creation of a new Trans-Atlantic Market - as proposed by Sir Leon Brittan - as more likely developments
The Netherlands and EC membership evaluated( Book )

14 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The EEC and Brazil : trade, capital investment, and the debt problem( Book )

11 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main economic policy areas of the EC, after 1992 by Peter Coffey( Book )

11 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main Economic Policy Areas of the EC: After 1992 is a completely rewritten version of past editions. It examines successes and problems associated with the EC's main economic policy areas and makes proposals for the future. For the first time, a chapter on the very important policy area of transport is included. This volume is an indispensable course book and handbook for all individuals interested in the European Community's main policy areas at the beginning of the coming into effect of the Single European Market
Europe and the Andean countries : a comparison of economic policies and institutions( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The European Economic Community and Mexico by Fernando de Mateo( Book )

10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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