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The Politics and Markets of German Financial Services, chapter from The Political Economy of Financial Integration in Europe, by Jonathan Story and Ingo Walter, MIT Press, 1997.

The main theme of this chapter is that as the German financial system adapted to changing circumstances after 1945, it did so in a “path dependent” way. The complex negotiations conducted within the German federal polity yielded a “national solution” … Continue reading

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The Political Economy of Financial Integration in Europe: The Battle of the Systems,by Jonathan Story and Ingo Walter, MIT Press, 1997.

Europa and Zeus Here are large extracts from the book I wrote with Ingo Walter on the origins of European monetary union and financial integration. The cover of the book is from a statue of Europa and Zeus, made by … Continue reading

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