DP2212 Normative Aspects of Fiscal Policy in an Economic Union: a Review

Author(s): Tryphon Kollintzas, Apostolis Philippopoulos, Vanghelis Vassilatos
Publication Date: August 1999
Keyword(s): Cooperation, Fiscal Federalism, Tax Competition
JEL(s): E61, F42, H7
Programme Areas: International Macroeconomics
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This paper provides a coherent, logical framework that connects the main issues concerning fiscal policy in an economic and monetary union. The focus is on normative issues within the European Union.