Currency Unions and Irish External Trade
14 Pages Posted: 18 Jan 2007
Date Written: November 2006
Ireland has participated in two currency unions - a bilateral union with the United Kingdom that lasted until 1979 and as a founder member of European Monetary Union that began in 1999. This paper investigates whether currency unions have influenced Irish trade patterns.
JEL Classification: F14, F17, F31
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