Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Galbraith, James K.
Year of Publication: 
Series/Report no.: 
Public Policy Brief 87
Unemployment in the European Union (EU) is a serious problem that threatens to disrupt the integration of accession countries, the character of individual countries, and the continued existence of the EU. European integration poses a huge conundrum for European employment because the conventional theory explaining unemployment in Europe - labor market rigidities - is wrong. According to Senior Scholar James K. Galbraith, the application of this policy will not cure European unemployment, but it could destroy the economic promise of the EU for its poorer regions and the accession countries.
Document Type: 
Research Report

Files in This Item:
627.16 kB

Items in EconStor are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.