London ; Boston : Nicholas Brealey Publishing, 2014
viii, 216 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages -210) and index.
Introduction: The trouble with Europe -- Part I: Past history and present purpose -- How the EU came into being and why -- The trouble with the EU as a political institution -- Part II: The economics of the EU -- Has the EU been an economic success? -- The role of the euro -- Europe's economic future -- Part III: Reform, dissolution or departure -- Reform or dissolution? -- The costs and benefits of leaving the EU -- What institutional arrangements could take the EU's place? -- Postscript: History moves on