Murkens, Jo Eric Khushal (2011) An independent Scotland would need to apply for EU membership and would be compelled to adopt the euro. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 Nov 2011) Blog Entry.
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Scottish first minister Alex Salmond argues that, should his country gain independence, it would be able to keep the pound and would automatically become a member of the EU. However, Jo Murkens points out that membership status would not be a given and would need to be applied for, with the attendant implication that Scotland would be obliged to adopt the euro.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)|
|Sets:||Departments > Law
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