Macro Musings Podcast: Ashoka Mody On The Origins Of The Euro And The Euro Crisis

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Includes: ADRU, DBEU, DBEZ, DEUR, DEZU, DRR, EEA, EPV, ERO, EUFL, EUFN, EUFX, EUO, EURL, EZU, FEEU, FEP, FEU, FEUZ, FEZ, FIEE, FIEU, FXE, GSEU, HEDJ, HEZU, HFXE, IEUR, IEV, PTEU, RFEU, UEUR, ULE, UPV, URR, VGK
by: David Beckworth

Ashoka Mody is a professor of international economic policy at Princeton University and formerly worked at the IMF and the World Bank.

He joins the show today to discuss his new book, *EuroTragedy: A Drama in Nine Acts*. David and Ashoka also delve deep into the history of the Euro, as they discuss its complicated political origins and why its creation may have been a mistake.