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The UK should lead rather than leave, says the FT’s Phil Stephens

  The FT is an enthusiastic supporter of Bremain, and especially so Philip Stephens, the author of an article entitled ” Britain: a time to lead rather than leave the EU”.¬†Given its readership, this makes it a significant article. I … Continue reading

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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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