The development of what is now termed the European Union (EU) into an unparalleled world trading bloc is a powerful case study in the trials and tribulations of achieving economic harmony among many countries. It is also a testament to the amount of time and work involved in achieving this economic oneness, for we have seen this kind of effort in the formation of another cohesive economic unit, —the United States.
Recommended CitationHolly, Patrick Jr. '99 (1998) "Politics, Economics and the European Union," The Park Place Economist: Vol. 6
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