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The Eurozone's Crisis of Democratic Legitimacy. Can the EU Rebuild Public Trust and Support for European Economic Integration?

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Identification
Discussion Paper 15
Publication date
26 September 2015
Author
Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs
Related department
Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs

Description

The Eurozone’s Crisis of Democratic Legitimacy. Can the EU Rebuild Public Trust and Support for European Economic Integration?

Description

A look at issues of democratic legitimacy involving the European Central Bank, Council, Commission, and Parliament by Vivien A. Schmidt (Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration, Director, Center for the Study of Europe). This Discussion Paper was prepared under DG ECFIN’s 2014-2015 Fellowship Initiative “Growth, integration and structural convergence revisited”.

Author

Vivien A. Schmidt

Information and identifiers

(Discussion Papers 15. September 2015. Brussels. PDF. 36pp. Tab. Graph. Ann. Bibliogr. Free.)

KC-BD-15-015-EN-N (online)
ISBN 978-92-79-48686-9 (online)
ISSN 2443-8022 (online)
doi: 10.2765/5015 (online)

JEL classification: H10, E02

Disclaimer

Discussion Papers are written by the staff of the Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, or by experts working in association with them. The Papers are intended to increase awareness of the technical work being done by staff and to seek comments and suggestions for further analysis. The views expressed are the author’s alone and do not necessarily correspond to those of the European Commission.

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