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John Whittaker

Department of Economics, Lancaster University Management School, UK
John WhittakerJohn Whittaker

John Whittaker is an economist at Lancaster University, specializing in monetary policy. After an earlier career in business, he obtained a doctorate in nuclear physics before joining the academic world in the 1980s. His research and teaching experience include money and banking, macroeconomics, and financial economics, and he has published papers on alternative monetary regimes and mathematical economics. His current interests are sovereign debt problems in the eurozone, and the response of policy and regulation to the financial crisis and the recession. From 2004 to 2009 he was a Member of the European Parliament for the North West of England, representing the UK Independence Party.


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  • Eurosystem Central Banks and the TARGET2 Debt Debate
    by John Whittaker
    John Whittaker is an economist at Lancaster University, specializing in monetary policy. After an earlier career in business, he obtained a doctorate in nuclear physics before joining the academic world in the 1980s. His research and teaching experience include money and banking, macroeconomics, and financial economics, and he has published papers on alternative monetary regimes and mathematical economics. His current interests are sovereign...

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