Currency unions and Irish external trade
Authors: Dwane, Christine; Lane, Philip; McIndoe, Tara
Source: Applied Economics, Volume 42, Number 19, August 2010 , pp. 2393-2397(5)
Abstract:Ireland has participated in two currency unions-a bilateral union with the UK that lasted until 1979 and as a founder member of European Monetary Union (EMU) that began in 1999. This article investigates whether currency unions have influenced Irish trade patterns.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Department of Economics, College Green, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
Publication date: August 1, 2010