Monetary and Fiscal Policy in EU
|Course objectives (competences):|
After completing this course, students should be capable to:
The study of this subject should enable the students to get acquainted with the issues related to the setup and functioning of the European Monetary System, as well as the harmonization of the tax systems of the EU Member States. In this regard, particular attention will be paid to the following important questions: optimum currency area criteria, institutional set-up of the European Monetary System, European Central Bank monetary policy, achievements and challenges of the common European currency, fiscal policy in monetary unions, fiscal rules, EU tax harmonization, characteristics and trends in selected EU countries tax systems, etc.