QC Economics

Economics Faculty

Hugo Kaufmann, Professor Emeritus
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Phone 997-5449     
Office Location: PH 300-G Office Hours: Mondays 11:00 to 12:00 and by appointment
Grad Cntr: 212-817-2051/2052
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Schools Attended:
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1968

Research Interests: International Monetary Economics; Monetary Economics; The European Community  


Journal Articles:


"Musings on the Euro." In The European Union from Jean Monnet to the Euro. Ed. Joan Huff. Edward Elgar, 2000.

"European Economic and Monetary Union Prospects and Pitfalls; Is EMU Premature?" Brussels: European Commission, 1998.

"The Political Economy of the European Monetary Union." In Encyclopedia on the European Union. Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner, 1998.

The Importance of Being Independent: Central Bank Independence and The European System of Central Banks." In C. Rhodes and S. Mazey, eds. The State of the European Union. Vol. III.: Building a European Polity? Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner, 1985.

Germany's International Monetary Policy and the European Monetary System. Atlantic Studies/Society in Change. New York NY: Brooklyn College Press & Columbia University Press, 1985.

Courses I Teach/Have Taught:

Course Website Course Description: ECON215

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