The Maastricht Summit: A European Union in Name?

Published 01 Jan 1994
Reference 4257
Region Europe
Summary

This case focuses on the re-launch of monetary union within the general context of predicting policy change. It presents a method to assess the probable changes in policy with respect to timing, content and negotiating style.

Teaching objectives

The aim is to teach the student to read the European political environment with a view to making a reasoned forecast of whether monetary union will take place and, if so, when and in what form.