TITLE

What If the Euro Doesn't Work?

AUTHOR(S)
Macdonald, Craig
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Nov98, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article refers to an emerging market crisis and focuses on the European Monetary Union (EMU). The fourth quarter in 1998 is expected to show a slower growth rate as low-cost products become available on the union markets. The discussion includes: conditions conducive to the success and failure of the EMU; the outlook for deficit spending or higher taxes in member governments; the potential for the euro to destabilize capital markets; the EMU's impact on customers, suppliers, investors, employees, and competitors; and how U.S. companies can lessen the EMU's impact on their profitability in Europe.
ACCESSION #
11873455

 

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