Munich Personal RePEc Archive To be or not to be in the euro ? Benefits and costs of monetary unification as perceived by voters in the Swedish euro referendum 2003

  • Lars Jonung
  • Published 2013


The Swedish referendum in September 2003 on adopting the euro or keeping the domestic currency, the krona, represents a unique event to examine the public’s perceptions of the benefits and costs of monetary unification. The voters chose between the two polar cases of exchange rate regimes: either a freely floating exchange rate or membership in a monetary… (More)