TITLE

PREPARING THE EURO CHANGEOVER - ROMANIA'S CASE

AUTHOR(S)
Pîra, Bianca Steliana
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management;Dec2014, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper analyses the effects on inflation after adopting the euro currency. The research aims to help Romania better understand and prepare for the consequences of the changeover. There are a large number of studies carried out to measure the effect of euro transition on price changes (for the euro area member states). After looking over some papers, we shall analyze the main issues Romania has to handle when adopting the euro. For this study, most of the data used is available on the Eurostat Database. As our paper will show, the changeover is expected to bring significant price increases in a number of sectors. Most exposed are those dedicated to recreational activities. However, the impact on aggregate HICP should to be relatively low.
ACCESSION #
100422666

 

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