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What Sort of European Financial Area?

Nigel Lawson, January 1989

Speaking at Chatham House in January 1989, UK Chancellor Nigel Lawson, argued that the only way that European monetary union could be made to work would be if it were accompanied by full fiscal union, which in turn required full political union. 

(Please note that this is an archived copy of the speech from the Chatham House Library).

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